Teen Addiction Rehabilitation Blog

Drug and street terms you may want to know: Jonesing

Drug and street term: Jonesing To better inform everyone, we had a roundtable discussion with teens from Inspirations for Youth and Families about drug and street terms everyone may want to know. The definition below is based on collective information gathered from teens within our rehab and online research. Jonesing (v.) - a term used [...]

By | 2017-04-21T13:20:11+00:00 April 21st, 2017|Drug and Street Terms|0 Comments

Inspirations Addiction Therapy includes Cooking

Inspirations teens celebrate Easter with delicious snacks! Inspirations teen rehab kicked off Easter by learning how to make a delicious desert. Our kids are taught how to make this colorful and fun treat for themselves and to share it with others. As part of the Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP), Inspirations offers - cooking has proven to [...]

By | 2017-04-20T09:54:28+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Teen Activites|0 Comments

The relationship between teen addiction and eating disorders

"Half of all people with eating disorders also abuse drugs or alcohol." -National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse Teen addiction and eating disorders often occur together. Half of all people with eating disorders also abuse drugs or alcohol, according to the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse. This interchangeable relationship begins when one disorder replaces [...]

By | 2017-04-13T14:51:46+00:00 April 13th, 2017|Addiction|0 Comments

Prescription opioid addiction rose 37 percent between 2002 and 2014

Prescription opioid addiction rose 37% among young adults between 2002 and 2014. Prescription opioid addiction Over the years opioids have become more frequently abused by teens and young adults. Opioids are also known as mostly as pain relieving drugs. A few well-known names include Vicodin, Oxycontin or Codeine. Opioids are also highly addictive and can be [...]

By | 2017-04-11T15:02:54+00:00 April 11th, 2017|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

Teen Drug Rehabilitation Program learns dangers of Social Media

When a teen enters Inspirations for Youth and Families (IYF) teen drug rehabilitation program, their education far exceeds drug addiction or alcohol abuse treatment. Besides their award winning educational academy, IYF routinely brings in guest speakers to talk about subjects ranging from bullying to the dangers of social media. Watch Private Investigator talk about Social Media Danger [...]

By | 2017-04-10T17:23:17+00:00 April 10th, 2017|Guest Speakers|0 Comments