Helping Kids Navigate Mental Health in 2020
Canopy CEO John Damon, Ph.D., speaks with Mississippi Today's Marshall Ramsey about navigating mental health in 2020 and how to help kids build resilience in times of adversity.
Home Alone: Preparing Your Child for the Transition
Considering letting your middle-school-aged child stay home alone this summer? Canopy provides you with insight on how to make the transition to more independence for your older child safe and successful.
Vaping and Mental Health: How It Affects Children’s Brains
The popularity of e-cigarettes has skyrocketed over the past few years. But what are these small electronic devices doing to your child’s brain? Recent studies paint a grim picture.
Healthy Relationships Don’t Hurt
February is Teen Dating Violence Prevention Month. Canopy Children’s Solutions shares information to help parents and teens talk about healthy relationships and potential warning signs.
When Love Hurts
Accepting that the person you love is abusing you is difficult. Many victims don’t realize they are being abused until it is too late. February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month and knowing the facts is the best defense to keeping teens safe.
Helping Teens Navigate the Perilous Landscape of Good Decision-Making
Helping teens navigate difficult situations and make good choices is one of the toughest parts of being a parent. Thank you to Well Being Magazine for allowing our expert staff to provide some insight on this important topic.
Test for Success
Test season can be very stressful for students. Learn how parents can help to ease their child's anxiety while still encouraging them to do their best.
Proactive Parenting: Recognizing when your teen needs help
In the U.S., 1 in 5 children experiences a significant mental health challenge. Even more disturbing is the fact fewer than 20 percent ever receive proper treatment. Throughout May, which is Children's Mental Health Awareness Month, Canopy wants to remind parents early intervention is a key component in helping children to lead happier healthier lives.