Archives for December 2014

What is Reactive Attachment Disorder?

A consistent environment of affection, security and safety is usually required for children to establish healthy attachments and learn to trust others. Reactive Attachment Disorder (RAD) can occur when a young child is abused, abandoned or receives grossly negligent care which disrupts the bond between themselves and their primary caregiver. Children who are most at Read more..

How Much Therapy Is Provided At Your Son’s Therapeutic Boarding School?

When a teen consistently does not respond to outpatient therapy or disciplinary efforts by his parents, the next option is usually a full time therapeutic program. While some parents who reach this point with their teen are intimidated by the idea of sending their child away, even temporarily, the right program can be life changing. Read more..