Karen Corcoran-Walsh Addiction Expert opens Moments of Change

Karen Corcoran-Walsh Addiction Expert introduces key-note speaker at Moments of Change 2016 The Business of the Recovery Business Karen Corcoran-Walsh, addiction expert, opened  2016 Moments of Change, the premiere dual-diagnosis addiction treatment conference at the Breakers Hotel in Palm Beach Florida, September 26, 2016. Corcoran Walsh is the owner and founder of Inspirations for Youth and [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:50:06+00:00 October 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Teen Heroin Abuse Investigative Report

Teen Heroin Abuse is everywhere says Teen in Rehab Inspirations for Youth and Families (IYF) interviewed Brittany - one of the teens at our adolescent drug and alcohol rehab. The interview is part of our new series "Teen Heroin Addiction Diaries." The subject of the discussion was teen heroin abuse. Heroin is a topic Brittany regrettably knows a lot about and [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:50:12+00:00 October 4th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Teen Youtube phenom recovering from marijuana addiction

Teen Youtuber recovers from Marijuana Addiction at Inspirations teen rehab At Inspirations for Youth and Families many talented teens enter our behavior health facility. We have had musicians, poets, fashion designers, actors and athletes come to Inspirations. Our goal is help these teens struggling with drug abuse and mental disorders. With dual diagnosis we are able to really help [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:51:00+00:00 August 17th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What does poetry do in addiction recovery?

My Now By; Cindy Charles Ouellette: author of 'Crying hearts of the Loved Ones' I coulda given, but took I coulda helped, but demanded it I coulda loved, but preyed on it I coulda financed, but begged I coulda borrowed, but stole I could laughed, but cussed out I could listened, but blocked out I [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:05:31+00:00 August 3rd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Naltrexone for opiate and alcohol addiction recovery

There are many methods and programs associated with recovery and the best programs combine both therapy and medicine for a healthy recovery. Here at Inspirations for Youth and Families we cater to all our clients by creating individualized treatment programs based on their needs. We offer Naltrxone in both the oral and implant form as [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:08:15+00:00 May 13th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Women in Distress speak at Inspirations

Angelica Brodeur of Women's in Distress of Broward spoke to the teens at Inspirations for Youth and Families about Domestic Violence, which happened to be during Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Women In Distress of Broward County is the only nationally accredited, state-certified, full service domestic violence center. They offer 24-hour crisis intervention through their Crisis Hotline [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:10:49+00:00 October 29th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What is DBT?

The term "dialectical" comes from the idea that bringing together two opposites in therapy - acceptance and change - brings better results than either one alone. Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), developed by Marsha Linehan, Ph.D., ABPP, at the University of Washington, is a comprehensive cognitive-behavioral treatment that was originally developed to treat chronically suicidal individuals [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:11:52+00:00 June 30th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Benzodiazepines Abuse

Americans are using more prescription drugs today than a decade ago and they’re spending twice as much on the drugs. The number of Americans using five or more prescription drugs has increased 70% over the past ten years. More prescriptions mean more drugs are making their way to the streets where people are able to [...]

It’s Valentine’s Day and Your Loved One is in Rehab

Valentine’s Day is a day to celebrate love – whether it’s romantic love or otherwise. It can be difficult around the holidays, especially for those who have a loved one in treatment for drug or alcohol addiction. Whether it’s your mom, dad, sister, brother, boyfriend, girlfriend, husband, or wife, many people are at a loss [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:17:22+00:00 February 14th, 2014|Parents and Teens, Uncategorized|0 Comments