What Are the Symptoms of Anxiety?

Symptoms of Anxiety: What Are They - Paradigm Treatment Centers

Anxiety. It’s part of life. Most of the time, anxious feelings are in response to real or perceived dangers and stressful events. For example, you might feel anxious before a presentation at work or after nearly hitting another car during a quick stop. In people without an anxiety disorder, the symptoms of anxiety usually pass […]

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Common Causes of Teen Relapse

Teen Relapse and Its Common Causes - Paradigm Treatment Centers

If your teen has recently (or not-so-recently) gone through rehabilitation for a substance abuse issue, one of the first topics on your mind is likely the possibility of a relapse. Teen relapse is common among teens who have gone through recovery; in fact, an overwhelming majority of people do relapse at least once. While you might […]

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10 Signs to Look for When Identifying Depression in Teens

When Identifying Depression in Teens Look for These 10 Signs - Paradigm

Depression in teenagers is becoming more commonplace in the U.S. today. Studies are identifying depression in as many as 10 to 15 percent of teens with cases ranging from moderate to severe forms. How can you know if your own teen suffers from this mental health condition? Identifying depression in teens starts with educating yourself on […]

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5 Tips for Keeping a Gratitude Journal

5 Gratitude Journal Tips: Food for Thought - Paradigm Treatment Centers

One great way to keep thankfulness at the forefront of your mind is to keep a gratitude journal. This is a journal where you write down the large and small happenings in your life that you are thankful for. Read on for some tips on keeping a gratitude journal. Benefits of Keeping a Gratitude Journal It […]

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How Much Freedom Should Parents Give Their Teens?

How Much Independence Should Parents Give their Teens? - Paradigm

This is an age-old question, and it is inherent in raising a teen. The battle for independence will continue to exist between teens and parents because becoming more and more prepared for adulthood is one of the essential tasks of adolescence. However, just how much independence is the right amount? This article will explore independence […]

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What Are the Traits of an Addictive Personality?

Addictive Personality

While addiction can strike anyone, there are some people who are more predisposed than others to develop an addiction to substances, gambling, the Internet, and other outlets. Some experts believe that these people have what they call an addictive personality. Although there is not one specific type of personality that is more prone to addiction, […]

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Inhalant Abuse: Is Your Teen Huffing?

Teen Huffing Abuse

A behavior that peaked in the 1990s, huffing is still an issue with teenagers, particularly younger ones who might not be old enough to access substances like alcohol, marijuana, and opiates, which older teens might experiment with. Huffing is also called inhalant abuse. Do you know what it is and whether your teen is at […]

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