Blog Category: Expectations

November 7, 2023
Therapy for First-Generation American Teens

Growing up as a first-generation American teenager can be tough, with a mix of cultural and family pressures. Therapy can play a crucial […]

September 7, 2023
Revitalizing Hope – Supporting Teens Struggling with Suicidal Thoughts

The 2019 National Youth Risk Behavior Survey (2019 YRBS) illuminated data related to young people and mental health. One of the areas surveyed […]

May 25, 2023
Part Three: Therapy in a Group Format

Group therapy is something that we value highly at The Wise Family. We are so fortunate to have Clinicians who genuinely want to […]

October 24, 2022
Parenting Tips on Teen Dating – Part Two

As a continuation from last month’s blog topic, we wanted to continue with Teen Dating again this month as we know it is […]

September 26, 2022
Parenting Tips on Teen Dating – Part One

One of the more daunting things about parenting as your child heads into the teen phase is dating. It’s naturally unnerving as you […]

June 2, 2022
The Pressures of Parenting

  Our summer parenting series continues! Keep checking back with us for our team’s amazing insight which covers all kinds of parenting topics! […]

February 11, 2022
Common Themes to Social Media Use in Children

By Grace Lozano, Resident in Counseling If I had a dime for every time I spoke with a concerned parent of an adolescent […]

December 21, 2021
Creative Ways to Express Yourself or Cope Around the Holidays

The holiday season is here and with it comes a mixture of feelings – some joyful, and full of laughter. While others may […]

March 31, 2021
Technology and Screentime Use At Home

One of the common questions asked by parents is how much screen time is too much? As a guide, the American Academy of […]

January 6, 2021
Capturing HOPE in 2021

Happy New Year! So many are happy that 2020 is finally over! And we are glad to move beyond the hard parts of […]

August 5, 2020
Transitioning Back To School Mid-Pandemic

As we head into a new school year, the familiar feelings of anxiety, nervousness and anticipation are settling in. However, going into the […]

June 3, 2020
Screentime and Boredom Busters

Our team of experts at The Wise Family have put their heads together on how to manage screentime and offer some insight on […]