coping skill

Drug rehab coping skill radical acceptance explained

In our recent blog about coping skills we've introduced  some of the techniques taught to our teens including an alternative form of coping called radical acceptance. This skill plays a vital part in helping our teens change their behaviors and way of thinking from negative to positive. Here is a short of teens on radical acceptance: [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:52:22+00:00 June 8th, 2016|Addiction|0 Comments

Teen in drug rehab writes a poem on addiction and it went viral!

Inspirations for Youth and Families always encourages the teens in our drug rehab to try new and healthy activities that promote a sober lifestyle. We offer sober fun outings, activities and many types of therapies to foster coping skills the teens can use at home. One of our teen's Shannon expressed an interest in writing [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:52:53+00:00 May 19th, 2016|Teen Activites|0 Comments

Using teen drug rehab art therapy as a coping skill

Art is a well known form of therapy that allows clients to freely express themselves in ways they cannot verbally. Inspiration for Youth and Families (IYF) uses art therapy to understand our teens perceptions and feelings of what is happening now and what may have happened in the past. Teen drug rehab art [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:07:41+00:00 June 1st, 2015|Teentherapy|0 Comments