Distance Learning ā€“ The Benefits of Online Public and Private Schools Facilitated from a Home Environment

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Virtual and/or online learning has begun to change the face of the way American children are being educated. As the interest continues to heighten, the new trend has a significant potential to greatly improve the amount of educational opportunities that students receive without the barriers of demographic or geographical restrictions. Educators and parents agree that […]

Overcoming Teen Depression

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There is a huge difference in a teenager who is a bit moody and isolated from the family and a teenager that is depressed. Teenage depression is a serious matter that can impact the entire life of a teenager. Untreated depression in teens can lead to the use of drugs and alcohol, self inflicted harm, […]

Helping your Teen Beat Emotional Eating

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Unfortunately, there are not too many people that simply eat because they are hungry. Aside from eating for rewards, celebrations, and other occasions, there are some people that prefer to use food as a comfort or a means for relieving stress. The problem with becoming an emotional eater is that the emotional problem does not […]

Help for Bullied Children and Teens

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Those who have never been bullied before are less likely to understand the grave affects it can have on someoneā€™s life. This is especially true for kids and teens as they are not yet equipped with the ability to handle negative matters on their own. Bullying has been known to leave kids feeling alone, hurt, […]

ADD & ADHD in Children and Teens

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ADD and ADHD are common acronyms used for Attention Deficit Disorder and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Parents of children who have been diagnosed with these conditions often receive a diagnosis and treatment as the result of a long journey through countless doctors, therapists, and specialists. To be sure, many of the symptoms of ADD and […]

A Better Understanding of Child Abuse and Ways to Get Help

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Often when people think of child abuse, they think about a child that has been battered and has visible bruises and scars. While physical child abuse is the most visible kind, there are other forms of abuse that can leave scars that last much longer. The sooner a child who is being abused gets help […]

Recovering and Getting Treatment for Eating Disorders

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To someone suffering from eating disorders such as anorexia and bulimia, the inner battle of never feeling happy or good enough is challenging. In order to recover your sense of self you will have to learn to love yourself for exactly who you are. Escaping your eating disorder is not impossible no matter what your […]

Will Boot Camp Help An Out of Control Teenage Boy?

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Some parents will require help in dealing with their kids, when they are going through some serious problems in their lives. The first solution for all parents is to go to a psychologist, but when this seems to provide no results, they may have to show some tough love and enroll their kids in a […]