Finding Help for Troubled Teens

troubled teens

If a child has reached the teenage years, it is likely they are experiencing some changes in their physicality, hormones and emotions. You may wonder if these changes represent typical teen behavior or are characteristics of  troubled teens. Knowing the difference between typical and troubled will help determine if finding help is needed. Typical Teen […]

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The 10 Most Common Teen Depression Symptoms

Teen Depression Symptoms

Just like anyone else, teens encounter stressors in life that can trigger depressive symptoms. Most teens have active lifestyles that include academics, socializing, extracurricular activities, homework, part-time jobs and more. This can cause teen depression symptoms. It is likely teens will feel the ups and downs of their emotions. Some days will be great, other […]

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How Long Does It Take to Detox from Alcohol?

Detox from Alcohol

Alcohol is consumed by underaged drinkers typically falling between the ages of 12 and 21. The Center for Disease Control reports people in this age group consume 11 percent of all the alcohol consumed in the United States. They further report underage drinkers consume alcohol while binge drinking. But binge drinking can easily turn into […]

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Paradigm Doubles Residential Program in Bay Area

Paradigm San Francisco is pleased to announce the expansion of residential treatment services in Marin County. The program recently opened a second facility, doubling the number of young people being served in our Northern California location. Regarding the agency’s continued growth, co-founder and Chief Clinical Officer, Dr. Jeff Nalin states  “The demand for inpatient mental health and […]

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