Even your best employees will struggle at work if there are struggles at home. This is especially true for employees whose kids are suffering from mental, behavioral or emotional challenges. Sadly, mental health issues in children and teens are skyrocketing, but options for care are severely limited.
— The last decade has seen a drastic increase in mental health disorders in children and teens.
— Depression among adolescents increased 52% between
2005 and 2017, according to the American Psychological
— According to the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, one in five adolescents has a diagnosable mental health disorder, and nearly one in three show signs of depression.
Research consistently shows that parents of children with mental health issues experience psychological distress.
HOW IT WORKS
The therapist designs a detailed treatment plan with specific benchmarks and frequent check-ins to ensure the treatment is effective.
MeMD’s national provider network includes licensed professional counselors, licensed clinical social workers, licensed family therapists, and other equivalent licensed professionals.
Our teen teletherapy solution connects youth ages 10-17 to the mental health care they need – quickly, easily and comfortably. Our providers offer special expertise in counseling kids and teens facing a variety of common issues, including:
— Low self-esteem
— Drug and alcohol use
— Eating disorders
— Self-harm behaviors
— Body image concerns
— Peer conflict and bullying