Category Archives for "Teenage Addictions"

How Social Media Distorts Teens Girls Self-Perceptions

How Social Media Distorts Teens Girls Self-Perceptions

By Star Guides Wilderness | Addiction Destroys Families , Boys Addictions , Cell Phone Addiction , Girls Addictions , Internet Addiction , Social Media Addiction , Tech Addiction , Technology , Teenage Addictions , Teens Addiction

Media has always had this warped idea of what dictates visual beauty of a woman. This could have to do with body size, shape, skin color, facial genetics, and much more. Sadly, this idea is starting to seep in social media. Be it Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, or the like, many young, teenage girls seem to […]

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Understanding Your Teen: The Connection Between Depression and Addiction

By Star Guides Wilderness | Addiction For Men , Addiction Recovery Today , Addiction To Pornography , Depression , Teen Mental Health Issues , Teenage Addictions , Teens Addiction

Few things can be as upsetting and frustrating for parents than watching a bright, energetic child transform into a withdrawn, isolated teen. A visible downward spiral in a teen’s mood, energy level and participation effects the entire family. Parents often search for answers within themselves to explain teen depression. They feel they have done something […]

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STAR Guides Wilderness - Teen Pornography Addiction and Mental Health

Teen Pornography Addiction and Mental Health

By Matt Bulkley | Blog Education Series , Boys Addictions , Girls Addictions , Porn Addiction , Pornography Addiction , Teenage Addictions

Despite being considered by the APA for inclusion in the DSM V, Hypersexual Disorder is not yet recognized as a diagnosis and therefore, treatment for the problem is not covered by insurance and still questioned by skeptics as a valid psychological disorder. While it is true that not all teens exposed to pornography become addicted, […]

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STAR Guides Wilderness - ABC News Nightline - teens addicted to porn

ABC News Nightline: teens addicted to porn

By Matt Bulkley | Blog Education Series , Boys Addictions , Girls Addictions , Porn Addiction , Pornography Addiction , Teen Cybersex Addiction , Teen Sexual Problems , Teenage Addictions , Teens Addiction

https://youtu.be/nQ0vuIVZyb8 Check out this video clip from ABC News Nightline featuring STAR Guides Therapist Matt Bulkley and Fight The New Drug. Fight The New Drug is an organization that promotes an anti-porn agenda for teens and educates on the dangers of pornography addiction.

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STAR Guides Wilderness - Personal Consequences of Teen Sex Addiction

Personal Consequences of Teen Sex Addiction

By Matt Bulkley | Blog Education Series , Boys Addictions , Girls Addictions , Teenage Addictions , Teens Addiction

Teen Sex Addiction Many different studies have proven the fact that most teens in the US have easy access to pornographic material. The availability of such material over the internet has made it very easy for teens to view such material on a regular basis. The prolonged exposure to pornography can effect behavioral change in […]

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