Depression in Teen Girls: Is Social Media to Blame?

By Greenbrier Academy / August 26, 2019

  Depression in teen girls is on the rise in the United States and social media may be playing a role. Until today, teen girls have never had the level of pressure they experience due to the constant exposure created by these apps. How do we protect teenage girls’ self esteem and quality of real…

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The #1 Treatment for Depression in Teen Girls

By Greenbrier Academy / August 19, 2019

  Depression in teen girls is on the rise in the United States. Could it be the booming popularity and consumption of social media? Are teen girls lacking positive, real world connection as the internet becomes their main social outlet? Many research outcomes say the media is certainly playing its part, but in many ways…

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Do Girls with Depression Need Boarding School?

By Greenbrier Academy / August 12, 2019

  In today’s society, it’s difficult for teen girls to feel good about themselves. With the boom in popularity of social media apps, teen girls learn to idolize unrealistic body expectations, to compete with one another in all aspects of beauty and it leaves them feeling empty and lonely. Unfortunately, teen depression is on the…

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Co-Ed vs. Single Sex Education

By Greenbrier Academy / August 5, 2019

  The pros and cons of single sex schools are worth considering. You may have noticed the intense debates online regarding this topic with groups speaking passionately on both sides of the conversation. The advantages and disadvantages of single gender schools can be a matter of opinion and at times, of fact. Let’s take a…

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