Preventing Sexual Abuse in Children and Teens
Teens, like all of us, can struggle with a variety of issues for a variety of reasons. During the teenage years, the body and brain are going through a great deal of growth and change. This often makes it difficult to know how to direct and encourage teens as they navigate hormonal, relational, cultural, and spiritual challenges. Challenges in these areas affect a teenager’s ability to work through different emotional or mental health. The following resources are meant to inform the reader about common mental health challenges specific to teenagers. If you have follow up questions, please don’t hesitate to contact ACCFS.
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