Family Help & Wellness

PTSD in teens

noun Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a severe mental condition caused by one or more traumatic events, which may include sexual assault, abuse, neglect, military service, and/or major vehicle accidents. In the event that an individual suffers long-term psychological and emotional consequences, this is usually referred to as post-traumatic stress disorder...

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Psychiatric Hospital

Psychiatric hospital/mental institution/psychiatric “psych” wards may be the constituent unit of a regular hospital or are facilities dedicated to the exclusive treatment of advanced psychological conditions, such as psychotic disorders, bipolar disorder, clinical depression, schizophrenia and others. There are various types of psychiatric hospitals, categorized...

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Programs for troubled teens

Noun Programs for troubled teens provide therapeutic services to help adolescents successfully address their behavioral and emotional challenges including defiance issues, depression, eating disorders, and anxiety. Special programs for distressed teens take various forms such as residential treatment centers, therapeutic boarding schools, and wilderness therapy...

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Private mental health hospitals

Noun Private mental health hospitals are live-in mental health facilities offering diagnostic and evaluative services for individuals that want to recover from behavioral and emotional challenges. In these facilities, professionals have an exclusive opportunity to provide personalized services for mental health and/or psychiatric problems. This may include the...

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