Three Important Things to Know About Teen Dating Violence

The teenage years can be a time of significant change in many young people’s lives. It’s a time when they are gaining more independence, thinking about what path to follow in life, negotiating friendships, and often beginning to date. Both teens and parents learn their areas of comfort and boundaries as teens start dating. A significant and often poorly understood problem in teen dating relationships…

What’s the Difference Between Various Mental Health Professionals?

Finding help for a mental illness can be an overwhelming and confusing process. With the growing number of mental health professionals, their responsibilities and qualifications are not always clear. As an emerging Social Worker and current Social Work intern, I find many of my clients having trouble understanding the difference between all the mental health professions. It is clear to say, duties of the various…