Monthly Archives: April 2012

Helping Teens Who Suffer with Grief and Loss

As a therapist that specializes in teens, I work with youth from various backgrounds, ethnicities and experiences. Recently I had the opportunity to run a group with teens that shared a similar experience: the loss of a loved one. This … Continue reading

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I Make a Difference Contest Accepting Entries

In a quiet, simple way and sometimes in a big, lifechanging way, young people are making a positive difference in their families, with friends and in their communities. But how often do you hear about it? Youth Services wants to … Continue reading

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Youth Services Celebrates National Safe Place Week

This year’s National Safe Place Week was a big success! We at the Prevention Team would like to thank everyone who supported and participated in the week long activities for the help. Nearly all of the staff in adolescent services … Continue reading

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“Am I Ugly” Videos Damaging for Teens Self Esteem

So I was on Yahoo the other day looking over the news when I was surprised to see the following heading:  Teens ask, “Am I ugly” on YouTube.  I decided to check this out for myself on YouTube and was … Continue reading

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