You have made your appointment with the psychologist or psychiatrist, and you have left with some disturbing news about the mental state of your teen. How do you respond?
For some parents, that response doesn’t sit well with them and they are left to wonder if this is in fact the right diagnosis. Continue reading
When your teen is in a crisis, there is this overwhelming need to find the answers.
Desperation can really wreak havoc when you feel time is at an essence and nothing else you do on your own seems to be working.
So when you haven’t reached out to a professional mental health provider because of shame and embarrassment, you try to figure out for yourself what is wrong with your teen.
That is where you made your first mistake. Continue reading