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.

 

Important Parts of Programs for Troubled Teens

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  Important Elements in Programs for Troubled Teens If you’re researching programs for troubled teens, you’ve come to the right place. At Ozarks Teen Challenge, we have many years of experience in working with teenagers who are struggling with addiction and other damaging habits to get them back on the...

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Preparation for a Boys Boarding School

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  Preparing Your Son for a Boys Boarding School If you and your family have reached the decision to send your son to a boys boarding school, you might find yourself suddenly overwhelmed with new things to consider before they go. Whether this is a mutual decision or the result...

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Narcotics Anonymous Versus Faith-Based Drug Treatment

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Should I Enroll My Son in NA or a Faith-Based Drug Treatment Program? If your son is struggling with drug addiction, you may be weighing several different options. You want to make sure your son gets effective drug treatment from individuals who care and want to see your teen succeed....

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How Relationship Building Helps with Effective Drug Treatment

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  The Role Relationships Play in Effective Drug Treatment Programs At Ozarks Teen Challenge, we understand the importance that relationships play in effective drug treatment programs. Not only do we value the relationship between an individual and God, but also the relationship between staff members and the teens at our...

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Ozarks Teen Challenge: Creating Better Communication with Your Son

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Effective Communication Advice from Ozarks Teen Challenge At Ozarks Teen Challenge, we understand that sometimes the hardest thing to do is to effectively communicate with your teen. Below are some tips from the Ozarks Teen Challenge staff on how to create better methods of communication between you and your son,...

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Finding Hope in the Face of Addiction – One Smile at a Time

Smiles, Joy, & Faith Unless you are a Yankees fan, you might look at this picture and think, “why is this photo so important?” Well, this simple photo brought  several of our staff members to tears this week, in gratefulness to God.  You see, our work at Ozarks Teen Challenge...

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How Drug Treatment Leads to Breakthrough

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Breakthrough with Drug Treatment At Ozarks Teen Challenge, we offer behavioral therapy and drug treatment options to parents of teens with behavioral issues, and addictions. We firmly believe that a Bible-based rehabilitation method works best to provide lasting results in teens who both require and desire direction in their life....

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Ozarks Teen Challenge: Dealing with Shame

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Handling Shame with Help from Ozarks Teen Challenge Shame is a major factor in addiction, and it often worsens the condition by convincing the sufferer that the only answer is to keep going. At Ozarks Teen Challenge, we see many young men pass through our doors who are drowning in...

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The Transition from Youth Programs

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The Process of Transitioning from Youth Programs At Ozarks Teen Challenge, we offer help to families in need of a fresh start with their young men. Whether you’re dealing with behavioral issues or addiction, we believe that God has a greater purpose for your son, and we intend to help...

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What Makes Teen Rehab So Hard?

The challenge of teen rehab

The Challenge of Teen Rehab Addiction is a major hurdle for anyone, no matter their age. But, at Ozark Teen Challenge, we know the unique issues that come from teen rehab. We offer some advice on what kind of obstacles to expect if you’re teenage son resists help, and reassure...

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