Parent Resource for Guiding Troubled Teens Through Life's Challenges
In approaching the challenge of parenting a diﬃcult teenager, it’s important to be proactive. Be informed, but not obsessive, about your teen’s social and academic life, and use our checklists of warning signs for teen depression, suicide, drug use, and other behavioral problems to help guide your parenting tactics. With the right information on your side, you may be able to nip some of the most diﬃcult teen problems in the bud, and prevent your teen from ever veering oﬀ the right track.
TroubledTeens.com also provides information on a wide array of treatment options for struggling teenagers, including wilderness camps, residential treatment centers and therapeutic boarding schools. Sometimes, removing a troublesome teen from your home can spare other family members the stress and strife of frequent disruptions. With the right information and intervention, even the most diﬃcult teenager can be transformed into a stable, happy, successful adult.