teen addiction rehab

Inspirations IOP nutrition course takes a new spin on hash browns

Inspirations IOP nutrition course creates Egg in a Hashbrown! Kallie enjoying the Inspirations twist on hash browns. Inspirations IOP nutrition course creates a new spin on breakfast Cool and interesting ways people have remade hash browns. Hash browns are a timeless breakfast staple that is very nutritious and quite easy to [...]

By | 2017-02-24T13:06:03+00:00 February 24th, 2017|Teen Activites|0 Comments

How long does it take someone to become an addict?

What is an addict? An addict is a person who continuously partakes in a negative activity or behavior despite its devastating consequences. They do not see past their immediate gratification and will do anything to achieve it. Addiction is a complex disease that takes control over its victims both physically and mentally. The actual moment [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:53:11+00:00 May 11th, 2016|Addiction|0 Comments

Inspirations teen rehab participates in Broward School’s program

In honor of the 3rd Annual Take Five to Stay Alive student video contest organized by Broward County our teen rehab clients at Inspirations for Youth and Families (IYF) have created an outstanding Public Service Announcements (PSA's). These videos help to promote the popular slogan for safe driving “Take 5 to Stay Alive – Don’t [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:53:38+00:00 April 21st, 2016|Teen Activites|0 Comments

Teen girls in drug rehab make tasty quesadillas!

The Inspirations for Youth and Families Life Skills and Nutrition course brings you their newest recipe for Quesadilla! In this course our teen girls are not only taught the nutritional benefits of eating properly but how to prepare delicious and healthy meals for themselves and others. Our recipe ranges from breakfast, snacks and lunch meals [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:54:05+00:00 April 8th, 2016|Teen Activites|0 Comments

In 2014, 1.2 million people aged 12 or older reported to be current users of cocaine.

In 2014, 1.2 million people aged 12 or older reported to be current users of cocaine. Teen Cocaine Addiction Cocaine is a powerful stimulant that is derived from the leaves of the coca plant. It is usually snorted, but it can also be mixed with water and injected. The intensity and duration of cocaine’s effects—which [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:54:11+00:00 April 6th, 2016|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

Inspirations teen rehab client writes inspirational poem

At Inspirations for Youth and Families we encourage our teen rehab clients to find ways to express themselves. We encourage these self expressive forms to be productive and healthy. One of your teens wrote a series of poems about why addicts should not use. Our teen wrote this poem as a reminder for herself as [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:56:04+00:00 February 15th, 2016|Teen Blogs|0 Comments

Is marijuana withdrawal real?

Within the last few years marijuana has been one of the most debated topics. Whether it should be legal or not. One topic that has been virtually ignored is if marijuana has withdrawal effects. What is withdrawal? Withdrawal is a group of signs and symptoms that result from the abrupt end to the using of a [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:56:59+00:00 January 25th, 2016|Parenting|0 Comments

About 50% of teens don’t think it’s harmful to try cocaine once

Teen Cocaine Abuse Statistics Cocaine is a powerful stimulant that is derived from the leaves of the coca plant. It is usually snorted, but it can also be mixed with water and injected. Some common slang names include coke, nose candy, blow, freebase, and snow. The intensity and duration of it’s effects—which include increased energy, [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:57:22+00:00 January 14th, 2016|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

Drug and street terms you may want to know: Yayo

Drug Term: Yayo To better inform everyone, we had a round table discussion with teens from Inspirations for Youth and Families about drug and street terms everyone may want to know. Today’s term is “Yayo”. The definition below is based on collective information gathered from teens within our rehab and online research. Cocaine is a [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:59:08+00:00 November 20th, 2015|Drug and Street Terms|0 Comments

Inspirations believed in me during my addiction recovery

"Well I made a couple bad choices on the way here. I pretty much self-sabotaged myself a lot. I could have succeeded if I just tried but I couldn't believe in myself. With all these people [Inspirations staff] telling me that I could be doing so much more with my life I really wanted to [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:08:07+00:00 May 15th, 2015|Teen testimonial quotes|0 Comments