Teen Drug Abuse

It’s Sober Fun in the Sun for Teen Drug Rehab on Memorial Day

Memorial Day with Inspirations Teen rehab Inspirations' prides itself on being one of the only teen rehabs to emphasize sober fun outings in their treatment. In most facilities teens are bogged down daily with the same therapeutic routine and environment. Inspirations decided to take their teens out to a state park on Memorial Day and [...]

By | 2017-06-02T14:37:54+00:00 June 2nd, 2017|Teen Activites|0 Comments

From Teen Substance Abuse Rehab to Rock Star

An amazing story about a teen, who beat the odds by joining a rock band right after a successful stay at a substance abuse rehab and now is on the road to sober stardom. "Change is hard, although for some it may seem easy. If you're addicted to crack, stay out of crack homes. If [...]

By | 2017-06-21T16:34:27+00:00 June 1st, 2017|Alumni|0 Comments

What is Oppositional Defiant Disorder and does your teen have it?

What is Oppositional Defiant Disorder? Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD) is a  behavioral disorder described as displaying an ongoing pattern of defiant, disobedient, and hostile behavior. This disorder begins in early childhood or adolescence. When children exhibit signs of this disorder it is often seen as a "phase." Although it is tiring to deal with a [...]

By | 2017-05-26T14:21:59+00:00 May 26th, 2017|Parenting|0 Comments

Drug and street terms you may want to know: Jonesing

Drug and street term: Jonesing To better inform everyone, we had a roundtable 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. Jonesing (v.) - a term used [...]

By | 2017-04-21T13:20:11+00:00 April 21st, 2017|Drug and Street Terms|0 Comments

Inspirations teen rehab partners with Dr.Phil to introduce Virtual Reality Therapy

Inspirations Teens get up close and personal with Dr. Phil and his cutting edge VR Therapy Virtual Reality (VR) is not only being used for gaming. This amazing technology is now found its way into the addiction recovery profession. Research by major universities shows that VR therapy is even more effective than traditional therapeutic methods. From [...]

By | 2017-04-06T15:57:15+00:00 April 6th, 2017|Parents and Teens|0 Comments

Teen shares why Inspirations teen rehab is the best for teen addiction treatment

Inspirations teen rehab has made a name for itself in the teen addiction treatment field with its diverse program. The Inspirations program believes that no two teens are alike and that every addict is different. With that in mind, each teen undergoes an individual assessment to create a treatment plan tailor-made to their specific needs. [...]

By | 2017-03-06T12:05:55+00:00 March 6th, 2017|Testimonials|0 Comments

Teen Drug Trend Report: The Top 5 drugs teens abused in 2016

Inspirations for Youth and Families is a leading teen drug addiction treatment center. Every year Inspirations conducts a measurability study to identify teen drug trends and the drugs teens abused. This study is based on the clients of Inspirations. We analyze their age, gender, and types of substance abuse to provide an informative assessment on the [...]

By | 2017-01-30T15:09:55+00:00 January 30th, 2017|Drug Trends|0 Comments

80% of people who use heroin report first misusing prescription opioids

80 percent of people who use heroin report having first misused prescription opioids. Prescription opioids, heroin and teen drug abuse Heroin is a highly addictive mind-altering substance. It is also classified as an opioid drug. Opioids are drugs that are chemically similar to endorphins, which the body naturally makes to relieve pain. Some of the [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:49:05+00:00 December 14th, 2016|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

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

The link between Social Media and Teen Drug Abuse

Teen Drug Abuse sometimes tied to Social Media Inspirations for Youth and Families (IYF) conducted an investigative report about the link between social media and teen drug abuse. We spoke with Gabriel and Alexis, who are teens at our addiction treatment center about their experiences on this subject. And we also had the rare opportunity to talk [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:49:36+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|Drug Trends|0 Comments