Entries by Cali Estes

Am I addicted to social media?

Am I addicted to social media? Is social media having a negative impact on my life? Am I spending more time in my “virtual life” than I am my real life? These are all valid questions to ask yourself if you feel that the time you are spending wrapped up in social media is starting […]

What are some failure to launch symptoms?

What are some failure to launch symptoms? With the addictions industry and recovery community realizing that Failure to Launch syndrome is for real, we naturally search for answers on how to get a failure to launch syndrome help. First of all, we can’t fix failure to launch syndrome until we know exactly what the failure […]

What causes failure to launch?

What causes failure to launch? Up until last year, failure to launch syndrome was looked at as nothing more than laziness and our young adult children or nothing more than a minor personality and motivational defect in our young adult children. But now that more light has been shed on the lack of motivation in […]

How do I motivate my adult child?

How do I motivate my adult child? This is a question that parents are asking themselves more and more these days. And this is a direct result of Failure to Launch Syndrome. More and more young adults can’t seem to get past their “stuck point” in their present life. Why is this? There are a […]

What are some techniques for fixing failure to launch?

What are some techniques for fixing failure to launch? There are quite a few techniques for fixing failure to launch, starting with low confidence levels and self-esteem in the person. Failure to launch is when young adults get “stuck” in between childhood and productive and responsible young adulthood. And again, there are many reasons for […]

Does being a tough parent fix failure to launch syndrome?

Does being a tough parent fix failure to launch syndrome? The initial answer to this question would definitely be yes; however, we need to really dive into the word “tough” and make sure we are talking about the right kind of “tough”. The correct kind of “tough” parent that would help fix failure to launch […]

Can failure to launch be reversed?

Can failure to launch be reversed? A Failure to Launch Syndrome Success Story speaks out: Meet Josh, 28 from LA that went through our program. Failure to launch is when a young adult cant progress from late childhood into responsible and productive young adults. It is exactly what it sounds like it is. It is […]