Adolescent psychiatrists and psychologists, teachers, education professionals and even the U.S. government have all answered this question over and over again with a resounding “no”.
Parenting teens can be a challenge in normal circumstances. Adolescents are transitioning from childhood to adulthood – wanting to explore and push new boundaries – without the fully developed capabilities, responsibility, or self-awareness needed to… Read More »The Pro and Cons of Boot Camp, Short Term Treatment Centers, Summer Camps, and Wilderness Programs
Teenage boot camps are designed to create a radical change in troubled youth. A good camp can help even the most disrespectful, disobedient kid turn around his behavior and create respect for adult authority. Most… Read More »Can Teenage Boot Camps Really Help Kids & Teens With Behavioral Issues?
Recognizing Bad Teen Behavior, ADHD, ODD or a Conduct Disorder It is so difficult for parents to know if the issues with their teenagers are temporary and normal or if something more serious is going… Read More »Is It Normal Teen Behavior Or A Conduct Disorder?
Wilderness Therapy Programs vs Boot Camps for Teenagers: What Every Parent Should Know Wilderness therapy provides a supportive and uncritical environment in which troubled teens benefit from therapeutic experiences. Wilderness therapy is helping thousands of… Read More »Where to Get Help for your Troubled Teen?
Boot Camps Leave Teens with Lasting Psychological Scars Military boot camp (basic training) is designed to prepare adults for life as a soldier. Army, Navy, Marine or Air Force boot camp lasts about three months… Read More »The Long Term Effects of Boot Camp for Troubled Teens
Making the Best Choice for Your Child You know your child is struggling and needs help. Everything you’ve tried so far has failed. You searched online and found lots of information from boot camps, wilderness… Read More »Teen Boot Camp or a Treatment Program with Wilderness Therapy?
Is your teen becoming more and more troubled? As a parent, you may have recognized the signs long ago. But, it may have taken you time to decide if you really needed to do… Read More »7 Reasons Why Boot Camps for Troubled Teens Aren’t a Good Idea
Florida Military Boot Camps for Teenagers Military boot camps also referred to as teen boot camps, are residential intervention programs designed as a treatment for troubled teenagers. These camps adopt the same code of rules… Read More »Florida Military Boot Camps for Teenagers