Blog, coping

Helping Your Child Cope with Divorce

It’s no secret that many married couples get divorced while their children are still young. Parents may decide to get divorced for a variety of reasons, but ultimately the decision is made with the well-being of the entire family in mind. While parents are coping with divorce themselves, it can be hard to grasp just […]

school avoidance, School Refusal, therapeutic education

5 Reasons A Therapeutic School May Be Right for Your Child

Sage Day’s Team-Approach contributes to the growth and development of students in New Jersey dealing with emotional issues. The school is proud to offer a solution to kids and teens that have struggled in traditional schools–the slogan “Here we will do what others say you cannot” greets students as they walk through the front doors. […]

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Great Outdoors: A Great Opportunity for Treating Teen Depression, Anxiety

Anxiety and depression can cast a shadow over the lives of teens, even during the ordinarily carefree summer months. For teens dealing with mental health issues by attending therapeutic schools, the loss of the support and structure offered by these programs during the summer months can be problematic. Fortunately, therapeutic summer camp programs are available […]

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Information for Parents: How to Deal with Your Teen’s Eating Disorder (Part I)

In this two part blog series, Sage Day School provides parents with information about teen eating disorders and body image problems. In Part I, we will examine in greater detail how your teen can develop an eating disorder, misconceptions parents have about eating disorders, and types of eating disorders. How Teens Develop Eating Disorders Your […]