Many people think about seeking therapy for a long time. They may be unsure about what the process will be like, concerned about others’ judgements, or just apprehensive of the unknown. Making the decision to seek therapy is a big one! Congratulations on taking that step.
Once that decision has been made, the next question is, How do I find a therapist?
“Back to School” has always been met with a bit of ambivalence, especially from our young people. This fall “back to school” has a whole new meaning. And for many families, that meaning is, as yet, unknown.
While we feel the stress as parents, employees, and people, we cannot compare anything we have experienced in our past to what our teens and tweens are going through now. Here are some tips to maintain your own equilibrium.
Rapper T.I. is being criticized after recently revealing that he asks his daughter's doctor if her hymen is intact. His behavior, and obsession, over his daughter’s virginity is more than troubling – it also goes against what we stand for at Response for Teens.
Congratulations to all the teen participants and adult leaders on another successful Operation Snowball 2019! At the end of February teens from across Chicagoland came together to participate in Operation Snowball, our annual winter teen retreat planned entirely by teens.