Articles, research and videos from the Joon team and guest contributors about youth and young adult mental health.
Teens can sometimes show signs of narcissism, but when does self-focus become extreme? We explore signs of potential narcissistic personality disorder in teens.
Have you ever wondered why your teen acts the way they do? Check out our guide to behavior chain analysis to better understand your teen’s behavior.
We define what healthy boundaries look like in teen friendships, how to set new boundaries, how therapy can help, and when boundaries may not be enough in a friendship.
Anxiety is a common experience for both teens and adults and can lead to significant distress. Learn about the anxiety cycle and how to break it.
Behavioral activation can result in improved mood and energy levels. Check out this article to learn what it is and how to incorporate it.
Joon psychologists help you understand what verbal bullying is, why it happens, and what to do if you are a victim or verbal bully, for both parents and teens.
Learn about the LGBTQ+ teen mental health crisis and check out Joon’s vetted resources to support LGBTQ+ youth mental health during Pride Month and beyond.
Mindfulness has proven mental health benefits for teens. Learn more about it in this article, which includes 5 mindfulness practices to try at home now.
While gender identity is formed at a young age, adolescence may bring about expression and experimentation. Learn how to best support your teen.
Learn what Radical Acceptance is, how to practice it, when to use it, and how acceptance can lead to more peace in a distressing world.
Understanding development during late adolescence is key in learning, how to parent effectively and remain connected with your unique child during this stage.