RESIDENTIAL TREATMENT CENTER FOR TROUBLED TEENAGE BOYS

Coronavirus Affecting Your Teen’s OCD? Here’s How To Help

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People of all ages have had their mental health impacted by the novel coronavirus and the restrictions that have come as part of the efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19. However, unlike adults, teenagers don't have the same resources and know-how to manage their mental health, so it is up for parents to step[...]

Where The Line Of Disrespect Has Been Crossed

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A common issue that comes up when talking to our program advisors here at Sundance Canyon Academy is how parents have been disrespected by their teens. While a certain amount of boundary-pushing is part of growing up, there are times where the line of outright disrespect has been crossed. It can be tough for parents[...]

Is My Teen Right? Was Taking The Car & Phone Away Too Much?

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Discipling children is always going to be a hot-button topic. If a parent takes away their kid's car keys or smartphones, there will be people who approve, others who say kids shouldn't have those things in the first place, and another group will condemn the parent as an authoritarian. Unsurprisingly, many teenagers who have had[...]

My Son Has Given Up On School. Now What?

Troubled Teenage Boy Has Given Up On School

It isn't uncommon for teens to hit snags in their education, particularly teenage boys who are high-energy and have a tough time sitting through 7-8 hours of school a day. A few bad grades and failed tests can be overcome with study and make-up work. But, if your son has given up on school entirely,[...]

Paralyzing Anxiety In Teen Boys Needs Proper Treatment

Paralyzing Anxiety In Teen Boys Needs Proper Treatment

Anxiety can be difficult for adults to manage. For teenage boys who are already struggling with usual teen difficulties, adding paralyzing anxiety on top can be crippling. Yet, some parents insist that teens need to push through and get over their anxiety without providing extra help or tools. At our residential treatment center for troubled[...]

Aftercare: Home Life For Your Son After The Residential Treatment Center

Aftercare: Home Life For Your Son After The Residential Treatment Center

Having your son come home after attending a residential treatment center for troubled teens can leave you feeling a range of emotions. From feeling excited to have your son home to worried that his good behavior isn’t permanent, preparing for your teenage son’s return can leave you feeling off-balance. Luckily, you don’t have to navigate[...]

What You Can Do If Your Teen Refuses To Go To School

What You Can Do If Your Teen Refuses To Go To School

It is one thing to have a seven-year-old declare that they won’t go to school. Their refusal can be a little cute, especially if you can still easily pick them up and load them into the car. But when it is your teen refusing to go to school, things are a bit more serious. If[...]

Combine Therapy And Military Discipline At Residential Treatment Centers

If you feel your troubled teen would benefit from a program which combines both therapy and greater discipline, then you should be considering sending them to a residential treatment center. Why Combine Therapy And Military-Style Discipline At a residential treatment center, teens can benefit from the immersive therapeutic environment with the supporting structure of military-style[...]

Finding Success This Christmas At A Residential Treatment Center For Teens

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Most parents would say, the greatest gift they could ever receive is knowing their children are happy, healthy, and doing well in life. But for parents of a troubled teen, this gift can seem impossible to reach. If you are a parent of a struggling teenager who has not been able to improve themselves no[...]

Holistic Healing For Youth In Residential Treatment Centers

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There are many treatment options for struggling teens, from family therapy to stricter home discipline and structure. For those troubled teens who have gone through many interventions and treatments with no positive, permanent changes made, it may be time to investigate holistic healing at a residential treatment center for troubled teens. Why Focus On Holistic[...]