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1 in 5 children ages 13-18 have, or will have a serious mental illness

1 in 5 children ages 13-18 have, or will have a serious mental illness. Mental Illness and Addiction Treatment The Inspirations dual diagnosis program is designed to aide teens suffering from mental health disorders and addiction. Our staff tackles both in order to help teens build a stable and sober life. Many teens reach out to [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:50:32+00:00 September 8th, 2016|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

1 in 4 families has at least one member with a mental disorder

1 in 4 families has at least one member with a mental disorder. Teen Mental Disorder Treatment Inspirations Teen Rehab provides treatment for teens struggling with mental disorders and behavior issues. Our teen behavior  programs along with our educational program take teens out of their immediate environment. Here peer pressure and other negative influences cannot interfere [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:50:58+00:00 August 18th, 2016|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

One in four teens has ridden in a car with a driver who had been drinking.

One in four teens has ridden in a car with a driver who had been drinking. 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 [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:55:00+00:00 March 15th, 2016|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

In 2014, 4% of seniors abused non-prescribed cough medicine

Teen OTC Statistics In 2014, 4% of seniors abused non-prescribed cough medicine Over the counter drugs (also known as OTC’s), have become an increasing problem for teens, parents and businesses, due to the growing popularity for teens trying to get high and teen drug abusers. OTC drugs commonly abused by teenagers are cold and cough [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:59:42+00:00 November 6th, 2015|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

In 2014, 2.6% of 12th graders were abusing cocaine.

Teen Cocaine Statistics In 2014, 2.6% of 12th graders were abusing cocaine. Cocaine is a powerful stimulant that is derived from the leaves of the coca plant. It can be snorted,injected, and smoked. All three methods of cocaine abuse can lead to addiction and other severe health problems, including an increased risk of contracting HIV and [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:04:48+00:00 August 27th, 2015|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

55% of deaths are related to prescription drug overdose

Overdose Statistics Deaths between 2010 and 2011 increased by 8% and about 55% are related to prescription drug overdose. An overdose is characterized as overtaking a substance such as drugs and alcohol.This over consumption leads the body not responding to stimulants and a lack of oxygen flowing through the body. With inadequate breathing, oxygen levels drop and cyanosis [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:05:53+00:00 July 20th, 2015|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

5.6% of 12th graders are abusing MDMA drugs

Teen drug abuse statistics: 5.6% of 12th graders are abusing MDMA drugs such as molly and ecstasy. MDMA also known as methylenedioxymethamphetamine and even more commonly as molly or ecstasy is a man made drug that is very similar to amphetamines. It produces a energized feeling as well as psychedelic or hallucinogenic effects. MDMA has become [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:06:20+00:00 July 2nd, 2015|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments