Alcohol

39% of high school seniors reported drinking some alcohol

In the last month, 39% of high school seniors reported drinking some alcohol Teen Alcohol Abuse No matter the reason for abusing alcohol, teens are drinking more and more each year. Many teens are also getting behind the wheel in this impaired state. This abuse can easily turn to addiction and Inspirations for Youth and Families aims [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:56:07+00:00 February 12th, 2016|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

Preparing when your teen returns from drug rehab

Preparing your teen to return from drug rehab Parent's checklist for teen returning from drug rehab Seven things parents should prepare for before their teen returns from drug rehab Listen to the Podcast below By Dr. James Hughes, CEO of Inspirations for Youth and Families Teen Rehab 1. Attend Out-Patient Therapy - Parents [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:56:53+00:00 January 26th, 2016|Message from our CEO|0 Comments

Inspirations for Youth and Families on Time Warner

Inspirations for Youth and Families Dr. James Hughes appears on Time Warner Cable Show Dr. James Hughes, who is the CEO of Inspirations for Youth and Families drug and alcohol treatment center as well as a renowned public figure in the drug and alcohol addiction profession was featured on a New York City Time Warner Cable [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:58:10+00:00 December 16th, 2015|Message from our CEO|0 Comments

A Message from the CEO at Teen Drug Treatment Center

How to know when your teen or loved one has a drug addiction or alcohol problem One of the many hats I wear as the CEO of Inspirations for Youth and Families (IYF) teen rehab as well as the Cove Center for Recovery adult drug rehab is the performance of interventions for teens and also [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:58:44+00:00 December 1st, 2015|Message from our CEO|0 Comments

How teens young adults can shun alcohol abuse at parties

By Guest Bogger Shalu Sharma - Shalu is a health and fitness blogger, who lives with a motto of writing and sharing knowledgeable blog posts that motivate people to stay fit and healthy. Shalu has a skin-care blog. This post is dedicated to those who are struggling to put an end to their alcohol abuse [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:09:36+00:00 March 13th, 2015|Teen Educational Information|0 Comments

5 Alarming Teen Drug Abuse Facts (Infographic)

If you think you are up-to-date on the teen drug epidemic, here is some more fuel to the fire in the form of an Infographic brought to you by Inspirations for Youth and Families, a leading national teen rehab. Alarming teen drug facts

By | 2017-01-03T15:18:27+00:00 January 3rd, 2014|Addiction, Drug Trends|Comments Off on 5 Alarming Teen Drug Abuse Facts (Infographic)

Alcohol Statistics Around the World

Alcohol is one of the most abused substances around the world, if not the most abused substance. However, there are several surprising statistics about worldwide alcohol consumption and production. An article by David Sessions of The Daily Beast highlights the fact that almost half of the world’s population has never consumed alcohol, including more than [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:19:42+00:00 November 15th, 2013|Addiction, Drug Trends|Comments Off on Alcohol Statistics Around the World

Binge Drinking

          More than 130 million people drink alcohol in the USA, even though alcohol negatively affects the human body. Despite the consequences and health problems that come with consuming too much alcohol, there are a number of people who are binge drinkers in the USA. According to the Centers for Disease [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:19:51+00:00 November 1st, 2013|Addiction, Drug Trends, Parents and Teens|Comments Off on Binge Drinking

Parental Views: Teen Drinking

          In 2012, nearly three out of four high school students have consumed "more than a few sips" of alcohol by the end of high school. One in three students have consumed alcohol by the end of eighth grade, according to this website.             In today’s [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:20:17+00:00 October 8th, 2013|Parents and Teens|Comments Off on Parental Views: Teen Drinking

Interview with Alcoholics Anonymous

Inspirations for Youth and Families Intern Michael Jean recently had the opportunity to interview a member of the sobriety and recovery group, Alcoholics Anonymous. The interviewee's name is withheld as per her request.  The first step of drug addiction recovery is admitting there is a problem. When people seek recovery from their drug abuse they [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:21:13+00:00 August 26th, 2013|Addiction|Comments Off on Interview with Alcoholics Anonymous