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Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT therapy) is based on a psychological theory of human language. A 2015 review found that ACT techniques worked better than either a placebo or typical treatment for anxiety, depression, and addiction. Developed to address the...
Acute Stress Disorder

Acute Stress Disorder

Acute stress disorder is more persistent and much more intense than the routine stress that many teenagers experience. Unlike everyday stress about schoolwork or social interactions, acute stress disorder is an overwhelming reaction to a specific traumatic event....
Adderall Abuse

Adderall Abuse

Adderall abuse is the use of the prescription medication for non-medical purposes. Given the energizing properties of the prescription stimulant, the drug is often abused by users, especially students. Therefore, Adderall abuse is common among young people because the...
Addiction

Addiction

Addiction is a chronic disease that afflicts people of all ages. More than 5 million American adolescents suffer from addiction, in the form of a substance or alcohol use disorder. Through the help of an addiction counselor, teens suffering from addiction can find...
ADHD

ADHD

ADHD is an acronym that stands for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. As it is one of the most commonly diagnosed disorders, many adolescents have been given a teen ADHD diagnosis. Since ADHD symptoms often vary from case to case, misdiagnosis of ADHD in...

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