Adolescents & Teens

Guiding You Through New Challenges

The Best is Yet to Come.

Todays adolescents find themselves facing a myriad of new challenges amid a very busy world. Developmentally, during these years, adolescents are forming their own identities and experiencing increased pressure from peers, parents and teachers. At Adult & Child Mental Health Care our clinicians are here to help our teenage clients and parents navigate this often overwhelming time of life. We are dedicated to ensure a happier and healthier tomorrow for you and your family. 

Types of Adolescent & Teen Mental Health Treatment

Typical adolescent & teen treatments include but are not limited to the following areas:
  • Aggression and/or violence

  • Anxiety and/or depression

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

  • Bullying (whether a victim or perpetrator)

  • Eating disorders

  • Family crises

  • Gang activity and/or negative peer influence

  • Grief, loss and/or family changes

  • Issues with drinking and/or drugs

  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychological assessment
  • Relationships/dating
  • Self-harm/cutting
  • Sexual orientation or gender identity issues

  • Sexual violence

  • Social skills

  • Trauma

  • Trauma from abuse and/or neglect

Understanding adolescent behavior

Understanding adolescence isn't easy. Research guides us towards better understanding and even appreciating attitudes and behaviors unique to this developmental period. Whether you're raising your first or fourth adolescent, deciphering adolescent behaviors can be challenging. Adult & Child Mental Health Care clinicians are here to help. We strive to provide our clients with practical tools and coping skills to better navigate their thoughts, feelings and behaviors through this transitional time of life.

How we help the parent-teen relationship

Adult & Child Mental Health Care clinicians have experience working with adolescents, teens and their families to better navigate these formidable years. We offer listening, support and guidance through the use of evidence based interventions to assist with parent-child communication as well as productive strategies to manage challenging behaviors at home or school. Each family session is an opportunity to grow from the conflict and work toward our goal of enhancing your relationship with your adolescent or teen.