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ADHD, Blog, teen anxiety, teen depression

5 Important Facts About Adolescent Mental Health Issues

Understanding mental health issues in adolescents is important for their futures, and the future of our youth as a whole. To best help an adolescent struggling with mental health issues, you must first understand what they are going through and how common mental health issues really are. 1. Most Common Mental Illnesses The most common […]

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Warning Signs of Mental Health Issues

As part of our efforts to give educators and parents the resources they need to support teens who struggle with mental illness, we’re sharing our experiences on what hard to identify warning issues look like. Recognizing warning signs of potential mental health issues is important—parents and educators should also be aware of the differences between […]

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ADHD, Resource Center, therapeutic education

How ADHD Impacts Time in A Classroom

Students diagnosed with ADHD can sometimes struggle in a traditional classroom setting. Completing assignments from start to finish, especially on topics that don’t come naturally, can seem impossible for a student with ADHD. This neurological condition can affect a person’s perception of time, making some classes feel like they last an eternity, and others seem […]

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Growth and Development Through Extracurricular Activities

Extracurricular activities have been known to increase growth and development in teens because they are being challenged, while also gaining new skills. Sage Day Schools strive to provide students with a “total experience”, which includes allowing students to join clubs and become involved in a variety of activities. At first, students can be hesitant to […]