How to Support your Adolescent Child through Dual-Diagnosis Treatment
According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, one-third of people who have a mental illness also have a substance use disorder.As a parent, supporting your child through dual-diagnosis treatment is vital to their success. What should you expect for your child in dual-diagnosis treatment? How can you support their recovery throughout treatment and once they return home? And what should you do in case of a relapse?
Adolescent Mental Health: Risk Factors and What To Do
According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, half of all mental health issues begin by age 14. As a parent, the changes that occur during the teenage years can be challenging. How do you know if your child is developing normally? When is their behavior a sign of mental illness?
So You Think Your Child Is Using Drugs or Alcohol: What’s Next?
Childhood substance use needs to be addressed quickly and effectively. Get the information you need to identify the symptoms and take the next steps.