Our Teen Therapy Resource Blog provides parents with the information and advice they need to cope and deal with the issues that arise from raising a troubled teen. We know how difficult the decision to enroll your son can be, but we want you to feel comfortable knowing that Ozarks Teen Challenge is a Christ-centered teen program with a heart to introduce your son to the life-changing power of a personal relationship with Christ.

Take a moment to browse our blog and learn more about the heart and mission of our staff as well as our 5 phase system, read about the different aspects of our teen therapy program including discipleship and mentoring, wilderness therapy, or learn about family support and the dangers of enabling. We hope you find our resource blog both informative and engaging as you navigate the ins and outs of our teen therapy program.

Whether you have a friend struggling to find a solution to help her troubled teen or you’re searching for a therapeutic boarding school to help your son, you’ll find all the information you need and much more on our Teen Therapy Resource Blog.

Still can’t find what you’re looking for? Give us a call today to talk to a member of our staff. We would love to answer any questions you may have and look forward to hearing from you.

 

Drug Treatment: Are Teens are More Susceptible to Addiction?

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Drug Treatment: Why Teens are Prone to Drug-Use Each year, millions of teens choose to partake in illegal drinking and drug use. What may begin as mere curiosity eventually leads many down a destructive path toward dependence and addiction, which causes them to seek help from a drug treatment program....

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Teen Rehab: Managing Your Stress

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Dealing with Stress During Teen Rehab Stress is an inevitable part of life, and during teen rehab, you are bound to face some stressful situations. In the past, you may have dealt with stress through drugs, alcohol, and other destructive behaviors, but during your recovery and rehabilitation, you need to...

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Tips to Maintaining Sobriety through Teen Rehab

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Teen Rehab: Tips for Staying Sober Getting sober is a tremendous achievement that deserves celebration. The determination and perseverance that is required in drug and alcohol recovery is staggering and to reach the finish line is truly a monumental achievement. However, finding sobriety is just the first step in your...

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Why Finding a Youth Group is a Viable Youth Program

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Youth Programs: Finding a Youth Group Getting your son help is an all-encompassing task. It is more than just a technique or a formula. This process requires constant attention and prayer as your son seeks the guidance and relationships they need for the recovery process. One important factor is getting...

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Helping Your Teen’s Rehab Through Mentorship

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Teen Rehab: Finding a Mentor for Your Son Helping your teenager walk through their recovery isn’t more than just following a checklist of tasks. It is an all-encompassing venture that requires time and care from both parents, friends and your son. The goal is for the recovery process to last....

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Drug Treatment: How to Deal With Withdrawal

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Dealing with Withdrawals During Drug Treatment Withdrawal symptoms commonly arise at the beginning of a drug treatment program. Many teens who come take the Ozarks Teen Challenge experience some kinds of symptoms – regardless of whether they had been addicted to drugs, alcohol, or simply poor lifestyle habits. While withdrawal...

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Creative Activities for Teen Rehab

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Improve Teen Rehab with Creative Activities Teens who struggle with addiction to substances or to poor behaviors often simultaneously struggle with expressing themselves. Because they do not feel like they can make their feelings known, either because they feel powerless to do so or they do not think that they...

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Drug Treatment: Underlying Issues That Can Lead to Addiction

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Issues that Can Lead to Needing Drug Treatment While the science of addiction is still emerging, it is evident that emotional turmoil, family history, and environmental issues can play a role in your teen boy’s experimentation with substance abuse or other addictive behaviors. If you are noticing signs of substance...

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Ozarks Teen Challenge: Intervention Tips

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Ozarks Teen Challenge: Intervention Tips If you notice that your teen is behaving oddly and you suspect that they may be experimenting with drugs, then maybe it is time for you to consider an intervention. Interventions are powerful tools for helping someone who is struggling with addiction, and they may...

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