What Are Teen Boot Camps?


Teen boot camps are institutions that deal with helping troubled teenagers get over their problems. Without the help of these institutions, many teenagers would have been lost to their problems. The programs of boot camps have saved more lives than can be counted and they helped countless teens to regain their lives. The most common […]

Dealing With Social Phobia


Social Anxiety or Social Phobia is a serious anxiety issue that usually teens develop, but this is an issue that can continue through adulthood if not treated. Social Phobia involves impossible feelings of being shy and is followed by a fear of social interaction with strangers. This can severally influence a person’s social life and […]

5 Steps for Teens to Fight Anxiety


We all feel anxious from time to time, that is just part of life. The same goes for teens and teen anxiety, we deal with it, we learn to deal with it. If you don’t know how to deal with it here are 5 steps to help teens fight anxiety. Of course, we are talking […]

Dealing with Teen Anxiety


Teen anxiety is a common teen issue, fortunately there are a few things that can help your teen get rid of the anxiety, unless we are talking about anxiety disorder, in which case you should seek professional help.

Teen Anxiety Disorder, Parents Can Help


We all feel anxiety from time to time, which is a normal part of our mind and body. But sometimes anxiety can get out of hand, yes anxiety is a normal function that kicks in when our body and mind feels threatened by something, but teens have a tendency to take that anxiety even further. That is called teen anxiety disorder, it is no different than anxiety disorder for older people with one exception, it can be cured easier.

Therapy for PTSD


The progression from acute stress disorder to post-traumatic stress disorder may be prevented by exposure-based therapy, in which trauma survivors are guided to relive a troubling event. These results were published in an article released on June 2, 2008 in the Archives of General Psychiatry, one of the JAMA/Archives journals. Acute stress disorder, sometimes called […]

Types of Anxiety Disorder


Panic Disorder Characterized by sudden attacks of terror, usually accompanied by a pounding heart, sweatiness, weakness, faintness, or dizziness. During these attacks, people with panic disorder may flush or feel chilled; their hands may tingle or feel numb; and they may experience nausea, chest pain, or smothering sensations. Panic attacks usually produce a sense of […]

Break-Down of Behavior Disorders


Studies are showing that as many as one in five children may have an identifiable mental, emotional or behavior disorder. Although this number is staggering, the good news is that once identified, such disorders are highly treatable. The nine most common behavior disorders in children include anxiety disorder, depression, bi-polar disorder, attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder, learning […]