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Youth Villages Teen Homeless Resources

What Is Youth Villages? Founded in 1986, Youth Villages provides comprehensive services and programs to help build strong families. It aids teenagers in independent living when they age out of state custody. It also offers short-term placements for kids in crisis and restores families via its exhaustive in-home services. It implements treatment models, which are More »

Clearview Horizon

Christian Therapeutic Boarding School Rescue Youth Parent Resources

Clearview Horizon Location: Idaho/Montana (students come from all states) Students: Ages: 13-21 Gender: all female Website: Clearviewhorizon.com Phone: (406)847-5850 Clearview Horizon is a home and therapeutic boarding academy for girls, aged 13 to 21, who have inappropriate influences or behaviors. The boarding school is capable of caring for 15 young women with three experienced psychotherapists. More »

Youth Bridge – Arkansas

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What Is Youth Bridge? Youth Bridge offers shelter, counseling, and preventative services, which aims to create better communities and strengthen families. It is a nonprofit organization, which offers its services to the young people plus their families, which have been experiencing behavioral problems, mental health issues, homelessness, addiction, neglect, and abuse. It provides transitional living, More »

The Downside of Raising Overachiever Children

Every parent wants their children to do their best in school. However, there are quite a few downsides that come along with raising overachievers. Below are some of the disadvantages that come along with raising overachievers. Overachieving Children May Be Ostracized By Their Peers Children who do very well inside and outside the classroom may More »

IDAAY Institute for the Development of African American Youth

Institute for the Development of African American Youth Parent Resources

What Is Institute For The Development Of African-American Youth, Inc. (IDAAY)? IDAAY is recognized nationally as a frontrunner in At-Risk Youth Development. It offers social service, intervention/prevention, and training/education programs in order to: Empower the youth to become part of the community’s solution through self awareness, skills development, and knowledge Engage the youth in communication More »

Young Marines

Young Marines Military Program for Teens Kids Rescue Youth Program Directory

What Is Young Marines? Young Marines is a service and education program for boys and girls, which is focused in promoting physical, moral, and mental development of its cadets, ages 8 years up to high school completion. It is determined to provide leadership and character building that promotes a drug-free, healthy lifestyle. For a youth More »

Future Men

What Is Future Men? Future Men for God is a facility dedicated to transforming young men who have childish obsessions and behaviors such as problems with self-control, sloppy clothing, offensive habits/language, disrespectful, anger, slothfulness, foolish friends, and godless music, to men who embrace freedoms and responsibilities. It provides counseling based on the Bible and worldview More »

Memorial Hermann Prevention & Recovery Center

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What Is Memorial Hermann Prevention & Recovery Center? The Prevention & Recovery Center is part of the Memorial Hermann Healthcare System, which is the largest, not for profit hospital in Texas. The center serves as the drug and alcohol treatment center with 60 beds for young adults who come to the center for their alcohol More »

The Ripple Effect of Defiant Behavior: When Parents Pay the Price

The Ripple Effect of Defiant Behavior: When Parents Pay the Price by James Lehman, MSW James Lehman, creator of The Total Transformation Program, examines the effects of acting out behavior on parents and the family, and reveals how to calm the storm in the home. Q: A child’s behavior problems can cause disturbances in a family More »

Good Cop/Bad Cop Parenting

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Good Cop/Bad Cop Parenting by James Lehman, MSW If you and your spouse take opposing roles in dealing with your kids, you’re not alone. Many parents take on the roles of “good cop” and “bad cop” in the family. For instance, Dad is the kid’s best buddy, and mom is the nag. Or dad is strict More »

Fort Gordon Youth ChalleNGe Academy

Fort Gordon Youth Challenge Military Academy Rescue Youth Parent Resources

What Is Forth Gordon Youth ChalleNGe Academy? The Fort Gordon Youth ChalleNGe Academy is a no-nonsense, demanding, and tough approach to the participant’s future success. Its main goal is to assist at-risk youth with life and academic skills training which aim to improve his/her employment potential and to create a productive citizenry. The academy is More »