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The importance of teen addiction education in rehab

Education is the first true indicator that something is going on with your child. As parents, we begin to take notice that our child’s behavior has changed when grades arrive and we see a dramatic drop in their performance, it confirms our suspicions that something is not alright.   The questions arise in our minds, are [...]

By | 2017-03-01T14:25:13+00:00 March 1st, 2017|Parenting|0 Comments

What to do when substance abuse surfaces in your family

Addiction is a nefarious disease that once it has taken root it becomes extremely hard to remove. Whether it is the heroin epidemic or alcohol abuse as a nation we have a problem. The end result is families are left confused on what to do when addiction rears its ugly head in the household. There are many [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:49:16+00:00 November 23rd, 2016|Parenting|0 Comments

So your teen has a drug addiction now what?

One of your worst nightmares is now a reality - your child is addicted to drugs or alcohol. Most parents in this situation often find themselves at a loss and unsure of what to do next. There are many ways to handle your child’s drug addiction. Here are the best ways to handle your teen’s [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:49:59+00:00 October 11th, 2016|Parenting|0 Comments

Top 6 excuses parents use to get their teens into rehab

Getting your teen into rehab can be one of the most stressful ordeals the parents of a teen addict can face. Though many tend to try the intervention route there are others who know their teens and what works best for them. In cases like these parents usually bring teens to our facility with an [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:51:14+00:00 August 4th, 2016|Parenting|0 Comments

What is a good age to talk to your child about alcohol abuse?

In honor and with the culmination of Alcohol Awareness month in April, Inspirations for Youth and Families decided to tackle the big question many parents torture themselves about - “What is a good age to talk to your child about alcohol abuse?"  While the subject of alcohol abuse is over shadowed by drug abuse, many [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:53:33+00:00 April 25th, 2016|Parenting|0 Comments