Why the teenage brain has an evolutionary advantage

It’s not easy being a teenager. There’s the angst. The emotions. The raging hormones! And although hormones do play a big role in puberty, the brain is going through a lot of changes too. Neuroscientists are learning thatt some of the most puzzling teenage behavior may actually have some real benefits. legally, you’re considered an adult when you turn18, but […]

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Being A Behavioral Health Therapist

I’m Jarrod Reichelt and I work here as a behavioral health therapist. I decided to become a therapist because I really wanted to help, especially, younger kids, to help to see their their potential and to believe in them when they don’t believe in themselves. And just to be there to help and guide them through some difficult times and […]

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‘My Mom Calls Me A Bitch,’ Says Teen

(dramatic music) My mom calls me a bitch, a piece of (bleep). She’s told me she’s hated my guts, she’s called me a hoe. She’s called me every word you can think of. (loud bang) One time my mom blamed me for the breakup with her boyfriend. My mom told me that she wish she had an abortion. On top […]

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The Challenges and Benefits Of Working As A Behavioral Health Nurse

My name is Rachel Stauffer and I’m a registered nurse. I work overnight as a charge nurse. We do assessments. We get kids checked in. We process with kiddos that are going through, you know, difficult times of crisis, literally. We, kind of, meet back and forth with parents and the kids. Try and fill the gaps so that whenever […]

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Vaping illness, news for teens on social media, home thermostat: News in Numbers

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Part III: Mental Illness 101: Eating Disorders

Hi everyone, my name is Ben O’Dell and I am with the Center for Faith and Opportunity Initiatives within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services —or what we like to call “The Partnership Center. We’re delighted that you all have joined us today for the third webinar and a webinar series that we’ve started on mental illness. This […]

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Living with an Undiagnosed Illness

Hello hello hello my friends! I’m super glad that I decided to slow down my video output for the summer because I got super sick as soon as I put out last week’s video. Ahhh! I hate being sick! But since I’ve been down for the count recently it gave me plenty of time to think about health and illness […]

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