Kids

School Interactions: Issues for Children with Mental Health Challenges

2020-07-31T19:05:37+00:00

Children who face challenges with their mental health often struggle with learning in school, as well as navigating the social and interpersonal interactions that take place in a traditional learning environment.   Studies have shown that 1 in 10 youth has a mental health issue severe enough to negatively affect or impair their ability to function at school, home, and within their communities. And, 1 [...]

School Interactions: Issues for Children with Mental Health Challenges2020-07-31T19:05:37+00:00

8 Ways You Can Help Your Child Adjust To Heading Back To School During COVID-19

2020-07-10T22:22:01+00:00

COVID-19 has changed the ways we go about our lives. While adults navigate managing their “new normal” while waiting to see what this means on a seemingly ever-changing basis, children can feel especially vulnerable during this time, as communities mull their return to school. Returning to school can cause many children anxiety even during normal [...]

8 Ways You Can Help Your Child Adjust To Heading Back To School During COVID-192020-07-10T22:22:01+00:00

Working from Home: Ideas for Adjusting to Physical Distancing Within Your Home During Work Hours

2020-07-23T19:59:21+00:00

Ideas for Balancing Productive Work and Family Life at Home The New Productivity Adjusting to working at home during the Stay at Home Order as we battle COVID-19 has presented many challenges for parents to balance home and work life, especially during working hours. Here are some ideas to consider trying so that [...]

Working from Home: Ideas for Adjusting to Physical Distancing Within Your Home During Work Hours2020-07-23T19:59:21+00:00

Strengthening the Mental Health of Children

2020-06-25T17:57:52+00:00

Personalized, Caring Attention for Children & Adolescents American Behavioral Clinics is an outpatient therapy treatment facility dedicated to effectively treating people with mental health challenges by reducing suffering, behavioral issues and the impact of psychological trauma.  We do this by providing psychiatric services, counseling, and group therapy that [...]

Strengthening the Mental Health of Children2020-06-25T17:57:52+00:00

Discussing COVID-19 & Other Disease Outbreaks With Children: Free Downloadable Tip Sheet

2020-07-23T18:54:01+00:00

Download this useful fact sheet provided by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to help guide you with strategies for helping children manage their stress during an infectious disease outbreak.  This useful sheet describes possible reactions youth may have and the support you can provide to help them. Download The Guide Here.

Discussing COVID-19 & Other Disease Outbreaks With Children: Free Downloadable Tip Sheet2020-07-23T18:54:01+00:00

Making Stepfamilies Work

2020-06-24T21:43:28+00:00

Smart Strategies to Make Stepfamilies Work Researchers estimate that nearly 50 percent of all first marriages end in divorce. This high rate has led to a boom in the number of stepfamilies. But their success rate doesn't appear any better - roughly 60 percent of second marriages end in divorce. Therapists who work with stepfamilies [...]

Making Stepfamilies Work2020-06-24T21:43:28+00:00