5 Tips for Guiding Your Teen into Adulthood
13September

5 Tips for Guiding Your Teen into Adulthood5 Tips for Guiding Your Teen into Adulthood5 Tips for Guiding Your Teen into Adulthood

By At The Crossroads

Launching into adulthood can be a scary undertaking -- not just for a teen but for their parents as well. There comes a time in every teen's life where they are faced with individuating themselves from their parents. This is an opportunity for any...

Launching into adulthood can be a scary undertaking -- not just for a teen but for their parents as well. There comes a time in every teen's life where they are faced with individuating themselves from their parents. This is an opportunity for any teen to spread their wings and explore...

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Breaking The Cycle: Young Adults and Codependency
03September

Breaking The Cycle: Young Adults and CodependencyBreaking The Cycle: Young Adults and...Breaking The Cycle: Young Adults and Codependency

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Keyword: Codependency Codependency is a cycle, and there is a way to thrust a branch of reason in between its spokes. Pun-intended, but this is a really effective illustration of the problem's fix, and that will be explored below. The (bi)cycle...

Keyword: Codependency Codependency is a cycle, and there is a way to thrust a branch of reason in between its spokes. Pun-intended, but this is a really effective illustration of the problem's fix, and that will be explored below. The (bi)cycle of dependency has got to be crashed by...

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Young Adult Treatment: Coaching Parents on Boundary Setting and Detachment
30August

Young Adult Treatment: Coaching Parents on Boundary...Young Adult Treatment: Coaching Parents on...Young Adult Treatment: Coaching Parents on Boundary...

By Misti Mecham

ATC's Clinical Team was honored to present at the 2018 Layton, Utah Regional NATSAP - National Association of Therapeutic Schools and Programs Conference on "When Young Adult Treatment Gets 'Messy': Coaching Parents on Boundary Setting and...

ATC's Clinical Team was honored to present at the 2018 Layton, Utah Regional NATSAP - National Association of Therapeutic Schools and Programs Conference on "When Young Adult Treatment Gets 'Messy': Coaching Parents on Boundary Setting and Detachment." Click to view the presentation....

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A Real Issue: Identifying Mental Health Disorders in Young Adults
29August

A Real Issue: Identifying Mental Health Disorders in...A Real Issue: Identifying Mental Health...A Real Issue: Identifying Mental Health Disorders in...

By At The Crossroads

As the old saying goes, “be careful what you wish for.” Some young adults who are eager to leave the comfortable and safe confines of their parents’ homes may need to do so with caution. anaging this new level of independence...

As the old saying goes, “be careful what you wish for.” Some young adults who are eager to leave the comfortable and safe confines of their parents’ homes may need to do so with caution. anaging this new level of independence comes with unexpected challenges,...

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Building Upon Wilderness Therapy Experience Young Adult Transitional Living
29August

Building Upon Wilderness Therapy Experience Young Adult...Building Upon Wilderness Therapy Experience...Building Upon Wilderness Therapy Experience Young Adult...

By Mike Hench

The majority of clients arrive at ATC having first completed a wilderness therapy program. More often than not these students arrive glowing with a renewed sense of pride, confidence, eagerness and hope in continuing the growth experienced in the...

The majority of clients arrive at ATC having first completed a wilderness therapy program. More often than not these students arrive glowing with a renewed sense of pride, confidence, eagerness and hope in continuing the growth experienced in the powerful container that only wilderness...

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Couth: A Word Young Adults of This Generation Ought to Know and Understand
29August

Couth: A Word Young Adults of This Generation Ought to...Couth: A Word Young Adults of This Generation...Couth: A Word Young Adults of This Generation Ought to...

By At The Crossroads

Have you heard the word Couth? If you heard it in a sentence today, would you be surprised to hear it? How often is such a word used in the current young adult population? Is the rising generations taught this word and the meaning of it? And...

Have you heard the word Couth? If you heard it in a sentence today, would you be surprised to hear it? How often is such a word used in the current young adult population? Is the rising generations taught this word and the meaning of it? And should they develop it? I think so, yes they...

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When Tragedy Strikes... Why Addiction Just Plain Sucks
29August

When Tragedy Strikes... Why Addiction Just Plain SucksWhen Tragedy Strikes... Why Addiction Just...When Tragedy Strikes... Why Addiction Just Plain Sucks

By At The Crossroads

Jim had a funny way of making everyone around him feel cared for and loved. Jim was bright, intuitive, wise and insightful beyond his years and I admired these qualities about him. He made others laugh and comfortable being around. This kid...

Jim had a funny way of making everyone around him feel cared for and loved. Jim was bright, intuitive, wise and insightful beyond his years and I admired these qualities about him. He made others laugh and comfortable being around. This kid didn’t do anything in his life half ass....

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Parenting: be the Change
29August

Parenting: be the ChangeParenting: be the ChangeParenting: be the Change

By At The Crossroads

For Our Kids… I recently had my second child. This combined with working with troubled youth leaves parenting on my mind about 90% of the time. If I wasn’t sure before, having a newborn and a 2-year-old has definitely convinced me...

For Our Kids… I recently had my second child. This combined with working with troubled youth leaves parenting on my mind about 90% of the time. If I wasn’t sure before, having a newborn and a 2-year-old has definitely convinced me that being a parent is the hardest job out...

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