When Talk Therapy Does Not Work, Art is The Solution

Sharing a problem through talking is one of the most recognized ways of getting a solution. However, talking cannot solve all types of problems. In the context of a troubled teen, some of the challenges a teen faces can be solved through talking, while others cannot. A teen’s feelings of isolation may be solved by better communications between the teen and their parents. The only thing that parents need to remember in such a scenario is to consistently reflect to their teen an attitude of affection, acceptance and non-judgment.

Read more: http://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/2707312#ixzz3oklEIuSw


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I am a retired psychologist now writing freelance . I have published Commonsense Wisdom for Everyday Life, Young Man of the Cloth, The Pastor's Inferno, Navigating Life: Commonsense Reflections for the Voyage, Release Your Stress and Reclaim Your Life, and Make the Best of Your Teen Years. I wrote a newspaper column in Batavia, NY for fourteen years. My articles are now available in my free newsletter, Sliding Otter News. Subscribe free at http://www.eepurl.com/mSt-P.

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