Teen Boot Camps

Discipline. Structure. Reform.

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February 2014

Traditional Military Boot Camps vs Commercialized Teen Boot Camps

by Teen Boot Camps Staff

Traditional military boot camps are vastly different from what we refer to as "commercialized" teen boot camps, the type of boot camps that profess to change struggling teenagers. When cadets elect to join the military, boot camp is an expected condition to fulfill before the trainee is permitted to go on to other courses or be stationed at an actual military installation. When the trainees arrive at boot camp, although…

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February 2014

Are Teen Boot Camps Appropriate for All Youth?

by Teen Boot Camps Staff

The boot camp industry as a whole has advocated that they are effective in turning around the lives of those youth that have disobeyed their parents and the law to the point that it seems that they can no longer be controlled. While boot camps can be a very effective way of teaching discipline and sending a message to a troubled teen, they should not be mistaken as a means…

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February 2014

Frequently Asked Questions About Boot Camps

by Teen Boot Camps Staff

Would you recommend sending a teen to boot camp? Sending your teen away to boarding school won’t really solve his or her problem. But, boot camps are a recommendable option to send your teens to instead. Indeed, most parents seek out boot camps assuming that all their troubled teen needs is a ‘wake up call’. Most boot camps are short-term, however, the long-term camps have also increased in popularity…

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February 2014

Boot Camps

by Teen Boot Camps Staff

It's a tough decision to send your child to boot camp. However, more and more parents are seeing the progress they can make with their rebellious sons and daughters through these camps. Many are first introduced to these disciplinary camps through shows such as Montel or The Mauri Show. These shows spotlight the boot camps which have proven to work with various teen problems and because of these features on…

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February 2014

Drug Abuse

by Teen Boot Camps Staff

Drug abuse is something facing this country to the level of pandemic proportions. While the US government tends to turn the other cheek on various issues involving drug abuse, the rampant spread of drug use is striking rural and metropolitan areas. Drug abuse is seen in all economic classes and ranging from Methamphetamine use to pills. Drug abuse is rampant because as a society, weíve allowed it to be rampant…

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February 2014

Eating Disorders

by Teen Boot Camps Staff

There are many different types of eating disorders. Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia, Binge eating and compulsive eating are the main disorders you may hear most about. While various symptoms do occur with each and they all tend to carry their own, it is important to understand why eating disorders begin in the first place. Teenagers often are at risk for anorexia or bulimia. Not only do teens find they are not…