alternative therapy

Teens in rehab perform at Christmas talent show

Teens in rehab celebrate Christmas participating in talent show The day before Christmas our Inspirations teens in rehab put on the Christmas talent show of a lifetime. This year we had a wide variety of acts and talents from teens who have polished their skills through our many therapeutic activities. For the past two weeks, our teens [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:48:54+00:00 December 28th, 2016|Teen Activites|0 Comments

Teen shares how Inspirations brought forth his other talents through alternative therapy

Ben acting in the production "Demon Boy". Our Inspirations podcast hosted by Educational Director, Denise Achee and Inspirations' Creative Expressions Coordinator, Donovan Ortega is back! This week they take a look at a teen who was told he fits into a certain mold or stereotype all his life. However, upon entering Inspirations treatment and alternative therapy Ben [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:49:50+00:00 October 24th, 2016|Teen Activites|0 Comments

Incorporating the arts in recovery at Inspirations

Throughout recovery it’s important to incorporate many different forms of therapy especially among teens. Traditional therapy such as trauma, family and psychotherapy are a major part of addiction treatment but at Inspirations for Youth and Families (IYF) we also incorporate other forms of alternative therapy. Alternative forms of therapy have been proven to encourage teamwork [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:58:59+00:00 November 24th, 2015|Teen Activites|0 Comments

Inspirations drama therapy creates spoof on fruit and music

In addiction treatment there are many forms of alternative therapies that have been proven to help clients. Drama therapy is one of our newly introduced alternative forms of therapy we now offer to our teens. These alternative forms of therapy help us to gain proper incite on the mental health of our clients. Drama Therapy [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:00:03+00:00 October 22nd, 2015|Teen Activites|0 Comments