Discovery Academy blog for parents and teens

September 25, 2018

Boot Camps Don’t Work. Here’s Why.

Boot Camps Don’t Work. Here’s Why. By Trenna Ahlstrom   Punishment based programs such as boot camps and Scared Straight programs are not effective in improving […]
September 17, 2018

Neurofeedback Improves Brain Regulation

Neurofeedback Improves Brain Regulation   Christine Nelson always knew that she wanted to work with teenagers. At Discovery Academy, Christine helps teens by providing them with […]
August 28, 2018

Leading the Way in the Treatment of Technology Overuse

Leading the Way in the Treatment of Technology Overuse For many troubled teens, technology has become a recognized mental health disorder. Teens are using social media […]
August 20, 2018

Digital Footprint Plan – Using Technology in Teen Recovery

Digital Footprint Plan   At Discovery Academy (DA), they recognize most, if not all the students, have a cell phone which they use for social media […]