Your teen's brain undergoes great changes during puberty. This can come with explosive emotions, social awkwardness, and behavioral problems. Family therapy can help your family respond to these rapid changes while keeping your family together. Your teen needs the support and structure of your family as they establish independence and individuality. Teen therapy and family therapy helps you reconnect with your teen. Below are some additional resources to understand the various aspects of being a teenager. Contact Carlos Mendoza, MA, LPC, for more information.
The teen brain is quickly changing. Below, the video covers the basic biology of your teen's brain.
Social and Family
With so much change, your teen seeks connections in new ways. Clinical psychiatrist, Dr. Daniel Siegel, overviews the social and relational aspects of your teen.