Help for Troubled Teens, Out of Control Adolescents, Overwhelmed and Out of Patience Parents who may have heard at least once: "I hate you! You don't understand! Why can't you get off my back and just LEAVE ME ALONE!"
Parents, you know your Teen really doesn't mean that, but it still hurts. Your teen is hurting too, and is acting out not because he/(she) is a monster and wants to make your life miserable. He's acting out because he doesn't have a clue as to how to deal with the pain, or even how to name it, let alone to tell you about it. He doesn't know how to ask for help but is screaming for help.
• Is your teen being openly defiant, disrespectful, and disobedient? • Does he seem depressed, lost, or maybe even suicidal? • Is he isolating? If the answer to those questions is "yes" then your teen may be feeling inferior, inadequate, unaccepted or unacceptable. If nothing you do seems to help, it sounds like you both could use some outside assistance. Who better to turn to for help than someone who can relate very well to what your teen is going through, someone who's been there? I am a Licensed Psychotherapist specializing in Counseling for Teens who are suffering. My goal for over 20 years has been to help teens get back on track. I will help your teen:
• overcome the pain of feeling unaccepted or unacceptable • overcome the pain of feeling rejected • end the rejection of self
For a free consultation, CALL ME TODAY! 818-577-9751 Rocky J. Lewis MS Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist LicencedProfessional Clinical Counselor "The Teens Coach" Counseling for Teens who are suffering Not your average Psychotherapist! ☟ Parents: Could your own problems, difficulties, or challenges be contributing to your Teen's pain? I am here for you, too! Read more on Parenting Teens or:
Send for your free copy of "10 Things To Do To Really Screw Up Your Kids: and assure you won’t have to give them any inheritance because they won’t want to have anything to do with you when they get older." (You can use the form on the Contact/Pay page as well.)
"Adolescents are not monsters. They are just people who are trying to learn how to make it among the adults in the world, who are probably not so sure themselves." Virginia Satir, The New Peoplemaking, 1988.
"Raising a teen is like nailing Jell-O to a tree." author unknown
"Being a teen is like being Jell-O nailed to a tree." Rocky Lewis
Resources and Links:
Help for Troubled Teens, California Support Group www.teenhelp.us
Between Parent and Child by Dr. Haim G. Ginott P.E.T., Parent Effectiveness Training by Dr. Thomas Gordon
Teen Hotlines: suicide or crisis
L.A. CA. Dept. of Mental Health Suicide Hotline, 24/7 1-800-854-7771 Didi HIrsch Mental Health Suicide Prevention Hotline, 24/7 1-310-391-1253 or 1-877-727-4747 Teens Helping Teens Hotline, 6pm-10pm, 7 days/week 1-800-852-8336
Psychotherapy / Counseling for Pre-Teens, Adolescents, Teens, Individual Adults, Families, Parents. Specializing in Adolescent Psychotherapy, Teen Therapy, Counseling for Teens, Counseling for Adolescents, Parenting, Parent Coaching, Parenting Problems, Out of Control Teens, Troubled Teens. Specializing in Counseling for Men in Mid-Life Crisis, relationship problems, work problems, Health Problems, Parenting an elderly Parent problems
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