The stigma around therapy has been broken in many households for the first time. Unfortunately, the influx of teens benefitting from mental health services exposed weaknesses in the US health system.
The arts encourage self-expression and creativity. It is an outlet that can build confidence as well as a sense of individual identity. Art is boundless and there are many ways you or a teen you know can get started.
After school activities for teenagers – such as mentoring programs – provide positive effects for participants, which, in turn, is beneficial to the family and the community.
The decision making process is an everlasting life skill that every teen should be equipped with. individuals who are able to assess and evaluate a situation and make a good decision are more likely to reap the rewards in monetary benefits, personal and professional development, and expand their interest.