The teenage years are a bright and beautiful period in our lives. However, the teenage years are also the time that is most susceptible to adaptation problems, which include physical, mental and social changes. Global research shows that during adolescence, physical and mental health care are often neglected. Adolescence is the period where teenagers need correct information and understanding from the people around them. It is important to give priority to the development of their growth to prevent physical and mental health problems, and to solve other problems that may occur, in a timely manner. At Samitivej Children’s Hospital, we have healthcare professionals in the field of adolescent health. It is important to promote the growth from the childhood years to adulthood, as this will lead to a happy life.
The Teen Center offers a comprehensive service for both girls and boys between the ages of 12-21 years, including counseling services in physical and mental health concerns.
We are helping to solve the following physical problems including:
Psychological assistance including:
We offer a wide variety of programs including:
Consultation is carried out by specialists who are experts in various fields. It is important to get the consent of the teenagers and their parents and a strong emphasis is placed on confidentiality of the discussion between all parties receiving counseling. This creates a friendly environment and instills a sense of trust on the specialists, enabling the teenager and the family to fully develop to their potential and to confidently face their issues. This also allows teenagers to adapt to the changes in their life in a positive way.