Entries by BNI Treatment Centers

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Therapeutic Boarding Schools Not the Best Option for a Troubled Teen

When behavior problems or mental health issues interfere with a teen’s academic progress, he or she may benefit from a residential program that will help them get back on track. Here we compare two treatment options: residential treatment centers and therapeutic boarding schools. Residential treatment centers offer specialized programs that help adolescents better manage their […]

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What Causes Student Stress?

With intense pressure to get into a good college, it is no surprise that student stress is on the rise. Starting with the millennial generation and now Gen Z, college-bound students are feeling more and more pressure. Not only are students expected to achieve a high GPA, but now many strive to exceed a 4.0 […]

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Why Is My Teenage Daughter So Mean to Me?

And just like that, your sweet, thoughtful daughter has morphed into a rude, nasty stranger. This leaves you wondering, “Why is my teenage daughter so mean to me?” As most parents will admit, teens are gonna be teens. Meaning, that this stage of their development can be quite challenging for parents. A daughter’s changing hormones […]

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Borderline Personality Disorder in Teens

Can a Teenager Have Borderline Personality Disorder? Borderline personality disorder (BPD) in teens is a complex mental health challenge that requires a multi-pronged treatment approach. Teens who struggle with BPD find themselves dealing with harsh symptoms that can disrupt many areas of their life. BPD features extreme emotions, intense fear of rejection, a distorted self-image, […]

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What are the Signs of ADD in a Teenager?

What is ADD Like For Teens? If your teen appears to lack focus, seems easily distracted, and struggles with school they may have a disorder called ADHD. Keep reading to learn what the signs of ADD in a teenager look like. Teens with attention deficit disorder (ADD), also called inattentive-type ADHD, may at first seem […]