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Inspirations Summer Program – Smashing Success

 
I just want to say that I am so proud of everyone involved in the Inspirations for Youth and Families (IYF) educational department’s summer program. It was such a smashing success!

This year’s focus was on nutrition. We launched the “Fresh is Best” program, where the clients learned about a variety of fruits and vegetables that […]

By |August 31st, 2015|Message from education director|0 Comments

What is the Marchman Act?

One of the many hats I wear at both Inspirations for Youth and Families (IYF) and the Cove Center for Recovery (CCR) is visiting the Broward County Court house on a weekly basis to provide assistance to teens and adults that are given the opportunity to receive court ordered rehab treatment which is officially named […]

By |August 28th, 2015|Message from our CEO|0 Comments

Our talented teen in rehab Christian shares how he changed

Most of  you have seen Christian and his amazing talents in our newly launched ITV Music Playlist on YouTube.  As a part of his treatment as a teen in rehab Christian has been taking part in music therapy, which he uses to express his emotions. While here at Inspirations he has gotten the opportunity to learn […]

By |August 28th, 2015|Teen Blogs|0 Comments

Teens in rehab express themselves through art therapy

Here at Inspirations for Youth and Families (IYF) our teens are exposed to a very wide range of therapeutic treatments. Some of these therapies include music, yoga, family and art therapy. With our individualized treatment plan we provide our clients with best forms of therapy to suit their needs.

Our clients are often beginners or have […]

By |August 28th, 2015|Teen Activites|0 Comments

In 2014, 2.6% of 12th graders were abusing cocaine.

Teen Cocaine Statistics
In 2014, 2.6% of 12th graders were abusing cocaine.

Cocaine is a powerful stimulant that is derived from the leaves of the coca plant. It can be snorted,injected, and smoked. All three methods of cocaine abuse can lead to addiction and other severe health problems, including an increased risk of contracting HIV and other infectious […]

By |August 27th, 2015|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments