mental health

Did you know it is National Prevention Week?

What is National Prevention Week? The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is an agency within the U.S. that takes charge of the public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. One of their most leading campaigns is their annual National Prevention Week (NPW)! This week from May 15-21 is [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:53:02+00:00 May 16th, 2016|Addiction|0 Comments

50% of the 20.2 million people who use had a mental illness

Among the 20.2 million people in the U.S. who experienced a substance use disorder, 50.5%—10.2 million people—had a co-occurring mental illness. Mental illness and drug abuse Inspirations for Youth and Families teen rehab uses the dual diagnosis system of treatment to help teens overcome their destructive drug abuse. This treatment addresses the mental illness teens may face such as [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:53:13+00:00 May 10th, 2016|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

Did you know May is mental illness awareness month?

What is Mental Illness Awareness Month? Mental Health America (MHA) and its wide network of affiliates across the states have dubbed May as the month to spread the awareness of mental health to millions of people. Since 1949, they have reached millions through the media, local events and screenings. Their system of awareness encourages organizations [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:53:15+00:00 May 9th, 2016|Parents and Teens|0 Comments

1 in 5 Americans are living with a mental health disorder

Mental health disorder statistics: 1 in 5 Americans are currently living with a mental health disorder—that’s over 45.9 million people. At Inspirations Teen Rehab, teens who have learning disabilities such as, ADHD/ADD, depression, or other complicating issues can receive the attention that is required to their specific needs. One of the greatest problems facing these [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:06:52+00:00 June 23rd, 2015|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments