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Why Would a Therapeutic School Be Right for My Child?

According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, at least one in five school-aged children is affected by a mental health condition with the top two conditions being anxiety and depression. Attending a public school could be difficult for your child if they struggle with social relationships and expressing emotions. If you are considering therapeutic […]

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Childhood Depression Is More Common than Many People Believe

Many adults struggle to understand their child’s depression. A common mistake is that people tend to look at mental health issues as something that affects adults. We tend to see children’s issues as problematic behaviors, i.e., minor, temporary issues that they will “grow out of” without much trouble. However, childhood depression is very real, and […]