The real effects of drug abuse on teens

The real effects of drug abuse on teens

The youth of today often experiment with a variety of substances. Repeated drug abuse eventually leads to drug dependence or addiction. The teenage drug culture is growing rapidly with marijuana, vicodin, amphetamines and cough medicine being the most abuse substances We all know drugs can seriously affect a teen’s health however there are many other […]

Drug rehab coping skill radical acceptance explained

Drug rehab coping skill radical acceptance explained

The Inspirations blog briefly touched on the types of coping skills we have taught our teen clients including the alternative technique called radical acceptance.This is a vital skill that helps our clients change their behaviors and way of thinking from negative to positive. Here is a short of teens on radical acceptance: What is Radical […]

Did you know it is National Prevention Week?

Did you know it is National Prevention Week?

What is National Prevention Week? The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is an agency within the U.S. that takes charge of the public health efforts to advance the behavioral health if the nation. One of their most recognized campaigns is their annual National Prevention Week (NPW)! This week from May 15-21 is […]