At Kaizen Academy, our residential treatment center is home to countless troubled teenage boys who have struggled with sexual behavior problems. While these issues are as old as the human race itself, they tend to change according to the times. Today’s teenagers, growing up in the digital age, face problems that are unprecedented in previous generations. They are constantly bombarded by information and media which can influence their developing brains, and it’s more important now than ever to provide a safe haven where they can grow and recover in an empathetic space.
One challenge that many parents have is their inability to relate to their children’s sexual issues, due to the changing of the times. It is important to be aware of the unique challenges that today’s teens face. Let’s take a look at some of them.