There are many types of boarding schools. This article discusses everything from college-prep boarding schools to military boarding schools, Christian boarding schools, and other types of specialty boarding schools. Additional information about boarding school costs is also included.
Teen drug abuse is a serious problem. In this article we talk about the warning signs to watch for, the type of drugs most often abused, and some of the dangers of teen drug abuse. Understanding more about the drugs teens abuse will help parents get help early.
Finding the right treatment program is not always easy. Most treatment programs specialize in one or more forms of treatment from addiction to suicide. Finding the right treatment program for teens can determine how well the treatment works.
Juvenile boot camp, or teen boot camp, programs are typically short term intense programs. This article on the juvenile boot camp debate addresses the pros and cons of this type of youth program. Keep reading to learn whether a boot camp program is right for your teen.
The way life within a troubled youth program is portrayed, and the reality of life within a youth program can often be very different. This article addresses what to expect out of a youth program, as far as education, activities, behavior modification programs, and more.
Parent contracts are designed to be a contractual agreement between a parent and a child. Typically the contracts will help define rules, responsibilities, rewards, and consequences. Parent contracts can be used to establish goals/rules for education, driving, chores, drug and alcohol use and much more.
Parenting is never easy, and when you have a troubled teen parenting can be nearly impossible. This article discusses the parenting strategy known as positive parenting. While positive parenting cannot resolve every situation it can help. Keep reading to get positive parenting tips.