Research has shown the best solution for help for your teen is local, community based and evidence backed. Wrap Around USA is such a program.
If you are considering sending your kid to a residential treatment center, PLEASE read
this report by the Federal Trade Commission first and do some research before making any decisions.
Another great resource is: ASTART; a community of professionals, family members and survivors working to protect children from abuse and neglect in residential programs, and ensure families have safe and effective community-based care.
MENTORING FOR TEENS: Big Brothers Big Sisters of America
AN INSPIRATIONAL BOOK FOR TEENS: “The Teen’s Guide to World Domination”
24/7 ONLINE CHAT FOR TEENS STRUGGLING: Hope Line