Aid For Adopted Teens In California

Adopted Teen Girl Help Some state have help for parents that have adopted children. There are certain criteria that needs to be met to qualify, but it is worth a little effort doing the research. The reason for the assistance may be the predicament parents find themselves in when...

GPA And Other Qualities

Get Good Grades How many times have you encouraged your son or daughter to get good grades so they will be able to get into a good college? This principle also applies to gaining admission into a more prestigious boarding school. If a student develops good study habits in...

I Want It NOW

Demanding Teens and Children It seems like children and especially teens have become very entitled these days. They seem to want everything and they want it immediately. In the world today it seems like everything happens in real time, this may be contributing to the “I want it now”...

Home School Option

Home Schooling Increases in Popularity As the separation of church and state creates a wider and wider gap in the public education system more people are turning to home schooling for their children. Home schooling may be an option for parents that are unable to pay for a private...

Peer Pressure

Peer Pressure Peer pressure is a very powerful motivator in today’s society. Teens that struggle are often trying to keep up with someone who may not be very positive. In an effort to be accepted teens will do just about anything positive or negative. Teens are not the only...

Treatment center for teen eating disorders

Many teen boarding schools specialize in eating disorders. These specialty teen boarding schools have medical staff to help any teen who has an eating disorder. The symptoms of anorexia nervosa are: having an intense fear of gaining weight, restricting foods that contain any kind of fat or sugar, weighing...

Alcohol abuse among teenagers – Teen rehab help

Underage drinking is a major public health problem. Alcohol is the most commonly used and abused drug among teens. On the average a teen can consume more drinks per drinking session than adult drinkers. Approximately 190,000 emergency room visits in the year 2008 were for under age drinking related...