Masternet is an online resource dedicated to helping adolescents, young adults and families find answers to life’s challenging questions. Growing up today is complicated and the issues facing kids are the product of a world radically altered from the one their parents grew up in.
With technology weaving its way into our social structure and the Internet providing parental free access to whatever their curiosity desires, kids today are being exposed mature, adult themes before they are cognitively and emotionally capable of understanding them.
Heroin, prescription drugs and cocaine are now household items, in addition to the pornography and sexually explicit forums that lurk in broad daylight, ready to snag an innocent onlooker. With a lack of experience and frame of reference to be able to make informed, adult decisions, this conflict can lead to dangerous behavior and potentially negative outcomes. Masternet not only shares informational resources for parents dealing with these kinds of circumstances, but also shares information about therapists and programs that are available to help offer structured solutions to youths engaged in negative, high risk behaviors.
It’s a situation virtually unimaginable for most parents: receiving “that” call from their teen’s school, notifying them that it is their child that’s responsible for teen bullying.
Yet, it happens time and again when teen girls are struggling. But, while getting that call may be one of the most difficult things to face, girl bullying is serious, and it may be a sign that deeper issues need to be a...
Teens all over America are presenting with PTSD.
The realities of teenagers with PTSD are becoming more well-known. What some may have thought to be normal, fluctuating teenage hormones has proven to be much more serious. And especially for adopted teens, this has proven to be a profound issue that needs to be addressed.
Why do Adopted Teens Experience PTSD?
There are varying reasons this could happen. An obvious one would be...
In the world of Mental and Behavioral health, proper diagnosis and treatment are essential. Masternet believes that every individual struggling with mental or behavioral issues, needs to be able to find professional help quickly and easily. Our Directory of Therapists, Psychologists, Treatment Centers and a host of other practitioners and programs offer immediate connections to those with the ability to offer help.
Regardless of what you or your loved ones are struggling with, you can turn to Masternet for reliable information that will guide you through the process of finding the proper treatment, support and guidance you require. In particular, parents are often in the dark when it comes to dealing with teen and young adult issues. If your son or daughter is struggling with depression or behavioral issues or have become involved with cocaine, marijuana, heroin, alcohol, or prescription drugs, it's likely you don't know where to turn. The practitioners and programs found on Masternet can give you the information required for you to make the right long-term choices.