substance abuse disorder

Teens who vape are six times as likely to go on to smoke regular cigarettes

Teens who vape are six times as likely to go on to smoke regular cigarettes. Teen Vape Culture Vaping is the inhaling and exhaling of a vapor produced by an electronic device. This device also known as an e-cigarette. Vaping occurs when water is combined with one of their array of flavors at boiling point [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:52:09+00:00 June 15th, 2016|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

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

In 2013, 22.6% of 18-20 year olds reported using an illicit drug

In 2013, 22.6 percent of 18-20 year olds reported using an illicit drug. Teen illicit drug abuse Illicit drug use is highest among people in their late teens and twenties. Inspirations for Youth and Families teen rehab uses the dual diagnosis system of treatment to help teens overcome their destructive drug addiction. Inspirations’ addiction treatment [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:52:29+00:00 June 3rd, 2016|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments