50 Fun and Positive Activities to Do With Your Teenager
25October

50 Fun and Positive Activities to Do With Your Teenager50 Fun and Positive Activities to Do With...50 Fun and Positive Activities to Do With Your Teenager

By Cedar Ridge Academy

Sometimes, it's easy to get so caught up with work, sports, school, and other outside activities, that there's little time to spend together as a family. Many teens also aren't interested in spending too much time together as a family. It's...

Sometimes, it's easy to get so caught up with work, sports, school, and other outside activities, that there's little time to spend together as a family. Many teens also aren't interested in spending too much time together as a family. It's developmentally normal for them to want to be...

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Warning Signs of Academic Struggles
24September

Warning Signs of Academic StrugglesWarning Signs of Academic StrugglesWarning Signs of Academic Struggles

By Cedar Ridge Academy

Whether your child is just starting school or returning to start the next grade level this year, it’s crucial you, as a parent, be alert to signs of academic struggles your child might be having. In many instances, difficulties can be easily...

Whether your child is just starting school or returning to start the next grade level this year, it’s crucial you, as a parent, be alert to signs of academic struggles your child might be having. In many instances, difficulties can be easily sorted out and resolved. However, if...

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Building Your Relationship with Your Teen
16September

Building Your Relationship with Your TeenBuilding Your Relationship with Your TeenBuilding Your Relationship with Your Teen

By Cedar Ridge Academy

Building Your Relationship with Your Teen A good relationship is based on trust, security, and love. Nurturing these three values is essential to having a healthy relationship with your child. Even though your teen is becoming more involved in...

Building Your Relationship with Your Teen A good relationship is based on trust, security, and love. Nurturing these three values is essential to having a healthy relationship with your child. Even though your teen is becoming more involved in their relationships outside the family, it...

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Talking About Drugs
09September

Talking About DrugsTalking About DrugsTalking About Drugs

By Cedar Ridge Academy

How to Talk to Your Kids When You Think They’re Using Drugs You suspect your teen is using drugs. Maybe they’re not acting like themselves. Maybe they’re cutting school or shirking other responsibilities. Maybe their grades are...

How to Talk to Your Kids When You Think They’re Using Drugs You suspect your teen is using drugs. Maybe they’re not acting like themselves. Maybe they’re cutting school or shirking other responsibilities. Maybe their grades are dropping. Or their behavior is...

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Reaction Attachment Disorder (RAD) in Teenage Boys and Girls
23April

Reaction Attachment Disorder (RAD) in Teenage Boys and GirlsReaction Attachment Disorder (RAD) in Teenage...Reaction Attachment Disorder (RAD) in Teenage Boys and Girls

By Wes Nielson

Reaction Attachment Disorder (RAD) Reaction attachment disorder affects numerous troubled teens in our society today, but many of them are not even aware of it. This disorder affects an adolescent’s ability to relate in different social...

Reaction Attachment Disorder (RAD) Reaction attachment disorder affects numerous troubled teens in our society today, but many of them are not even aware of it. This disorder affects an adolescent’s ability to relate in different social situations, which can cause a number of...

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Abusive Behaviors and Troubled Teens
23April

Abusive Behaviors and Troubled TeensAbusive Behaviors and Troubled TeensAbusive Behaviors and Troubled Teens

By Wes Nielson

Troubled teens in our society today participate in a variety of abusive behaviors, and these behaviors often cause a number of problems in their lives. It is critical to first locate the cause of abusive behavior before attempting to solve it. At...

Troubled teens in our society today participate in a variety of abusive behaviors, and these behaviors often cause a number of problems in their lives. It is critical to first locate the cause of abusive behavior before attempting to solve it. At Cedar Ridge Academy, our therapeutic...

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Troubled Teens and Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)
23April

Troubled Teens and Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)Troubled Teens and Oppositional Defiant...Troubled Teens and Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)

By Wes Nielson

Troubled Teens and Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD) Many troubled teens suffer from Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD) and haven’t found the help they need to deal with the issues associated with this disorder. ODD is associated with an...

Troubled Teens and Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD) Many troubled teens suffer from Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD) and haven’t found the help they need to deal with the issues associated with this disorder. ODD is associated with an ongoing pattern of uncooperative,...

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Exercise and Its Effect on Learning
23April

Exercise and Its Effect on LearningExercise and Its Effect on LearningExercise and Its Effect on Learning

By Mark Sampson

Not only does regular, moderate exercise improve mental health conditions and moods in students, but it can actually facilitate the learning process. Regular exercise is one of the most effective methods to improve memory and attention and acts...

Not only does regular, moderate exercise improve mental health conditions and moods in students, but it can actually facilitate the learning process. Regular exercise is one of the most effective methods to improve memory and attention and acts as a natural antidepressant. Endorphins,...

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