Is the kid alright? It’s a question many parents face through the ups and downs of adolescence. Tracey Masella, a licensed clinical social worker talks with child psychologist Dr. Aaron Krasner about teen brain development, behaviors and much more.
“Straight Talk with Tracey,”a Silver Hill Hospital production, is a new show on the HAN Network that brings the conversation on mental health and addiction into the family rooms of households throughout Connecticut. It debuts Thursday, May 11 and airs at noon on the second Thursday of every month.
Everyone experiences mood swings, difficult times and fatigue, according to Dr. Aaron Krasner, the Adolescent Transitional Living Service Chief at Silver Hill Hospital in New Canaan. When it comes to helping a teenager and young person through those times, watching for prolonged symptoms or “impairement” — when teens are unable to do day-to-day activities like attend school, maintain healthy relationships, … read more
On today’s Coffee Break, GE out of Connecticut, burglaries in Redding and helping kids cope with college rejection letters