young adults

Adultolescence: Preparing Young Adults Who Struggle With Skills For Wellness and Independence, With Greg Ostler

Hopestream for parenting kids through drug use and addiction
Hopestream for parenting kids through drug use and addiction
Adultolescence: Preparing Young Adults Who Struggle With Skills For Wellness and Independence, With Greg Ostler
Loading
/

ABOUT THE EPISODE:Teen girls and young women are experiencing unprecedented spikes in anxiety, depression, and suicidal ideation. There are differing opinions about what’s driving this surge, but nearly everyone agrees it’s happening. These young women often struggle with their identity and role in the world, manifesting a wide range of unproductive behaviors: withdrawal, avoidance, manipulation, […]

Adultolescence: Preparing Young Adults Who Struggle With Skills For Wellness and Independence, With Greg Ostler Read More »

Happiness and Joy Are Not the Same (and Why It Matters For Parents), with Alex Stavros, CEO of Embark Behavioral Health

Hopestream for parenting kids through drug use and addiction
Hopestream for parenting kids through drug use and addiction
Happiness and Joy Are Not the Same (and Why It Matters For Parents), with Alex Stavros, CEO of Embark Behavioral Health
Loading
/

ABOUT THE EPISODE:Sometimes, parents seeking guidance and comfort during difficult times are told to “choose happiness”.  My guest today believes instead, we should be choosing joy. Alex Stavros is the CEO of Embark Behavioral Health, a leading network of premiere youth outpatient centers and residential programs.  Their “big hairy audacious goal” is driving down youth

Happiness and Joy Are Not the Same (and Why It Matters For Parents), with Alex Stavros, CEO of Embark Behavioral Health Read More »

Her Lived Experience With Addiction Helped Create An Urban Model For Holistic, Community Based Young Adult Treatment, with The Dorm’s Amanda Fialk

Hopestream for parenting kids through drug use and addiction
Hopestream for parenting kids through drug use and addiction
Her Lived Experience With Addiction Helped Create An Urban Model For Holistic, Community Based Young Adult Treatment, with The Dorm’s Amanda Fialk
Loading
/

ABOUT THE EPISODE: One of the biggest challenges young people who are misusing drugs and alcohol face is identifying the plan for transitioning back to the “real world” post-treatment. Young people can become vulnerable because they feel they don’t belong anywhere as they start to rebuild a new and different life that doesn’t involve substances. 

Her Lived Experience With Addiction Helped Create An Urban Model For Holistic, Community Based Young Adult Treatment, with The Dorm’s Amanda Fialk Read More »

Getting Kids Un-Stuck From Failure to Launch Mode with Mark McConville, Ph.D., author

Hopestream for parenting kids through drug use and addiction
Hopestream for parenting kids through drug use and addiction
Getting Kids Un-Stuck From Failure to Launch Mode with Mark McConville, Ph.D., author
Loading
/

ABOUT THE EPISODE:If you're nodding your head at the term "failure to launch" this is the episode for you. Dr. Mark McConville is a psychologist and author of THE book "Failure to Launch, Why Your 20-Something Hasn't Grown Up and What To Do About It." His work over the course of 30 years has shown

Getting Kids Un-Stuck From Failure to Launch Mode with Mark McConville, Ph.D., author Read More »