teen alcohol addiction

Drug and street terms you may want to know: Sauce

Drug and street term: Sauce 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. The definition below is based on collective information gathered from teens within our rehab and online research. Sauce (n.) - an intoxicating substance, [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:49:20+00:00 November 17th, 2016|Drug and Street Terms|0 Comments

What is a good age to talk to your child about alcohol abuse?

In honor and with the culmination of Alcohol Awareness month in April, Inspirations for Youth and Families decided to tackle the big question many parents torture themselves about - “What is a good age to talk to your child about alcohol abuse?"  While the subject of alcohol abuse is over shadowed by drug abuse, many [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:53:33+00:00 April 25th, 2016|Parenting|0 Comments

5 things to expect while in a drug rehab program

Some people who visit drug rehab web sites that showcase luxurious facility pictures including a resort-like swimming pool hold the misconception that rehab = good times. They will undoubtedly assume that a drug rehab program will offer the same luxury that many 5 star hotels do and this is the case at some rehabs. But if your intention is to [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:55:31+00:00 February 29th, 2016|Parents and Teens|0 Comments

39% of high school seniors reported drinking some alcohol

In the last month, 39% of high school seniors reported drinking some alcohol 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 for Youth and Families aims [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:56:07+00:00 February 12th, 2016|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

By the 8th grade, 28% of teens have consumed alcohol

Teen Alcohol Statistics By the 8th grade, 28% of teens have consumed alcohol. Your teen’s alcohol addiction might start with a beer taken from the refrigerator when no one is home. It might start with liquor at an unsupervised party. It could start with peer pressure from friends. It doesn’t matter how the alcohol addiction began [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:00:41+00:00 October 2nd, 2015|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

Drug and street terms you may want to know: Faded

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 “Faded”. The definition below is based on collective information gathered from teens within our rehab and online research. Faded feyd-ed (n.) - a state [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:05:36+00:00 July 31st, 2015|Drug and Street Terms|0 Comments