Archives for September 2021

A Parent’s Guide to Teenage Depression

Most, if not all, teens will be sad from time to time. Maybe there’s strife among their friend group. Perhaps they didn’t make the sports team or get the part in a school play they wanted. Maybe they have a crush on someone, but that person doesn’t have the same feelings for them. The high Read more..

What Teen Discipline Works in 2021

At Sundance Canyon Academy, we get a lot of questions from parents wondering about the best ways to discipline their teens. We realize that discipline methods have changed over the years. So, we are writing about the types of teen discipline that work in 2021 to help parents keep up with the latest discipline trends. Read more..

Why Do Teens Talk About Suicide and Have Dark Thoughts?

The teenage years coincide with a flood of hormones and new life experiences that can wreak havoc on your teen’s emotions. Most teenagers go through this period with some ups and downs. Your teen will probably have some sad days or days when they want to listen to angry music and let go of their Read more..

What Is Considered Defiant Behavior In Teens?

As the parent of a teenager, you can expect some tension. During the teen years, kids try to exert more independence and do things on their own. However, they will also try to do some things that you don’t allow them to do, and they will likely question your authority. Your teen might test the Read more..