teen therapy

Teen shares how cocaine addiction treatment made him happy again

"I feel way happier. I am happy again" The Inspirations for Youth and Families (IYF) teen rehab treatment center has made a name for itself by saving teen's lives from addiction. Teens from all over the United States enter our drug addiction program with severe drug addiction and leave renewed and happy. We just interviewed a teen [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:50:23+00:00 September 19th, 2016|Teen testimonial quotes|0 Comments

Teen girls in rehab share their favorite coping skills

Coping skills are methods a person uses to deal with overwhelming and stressful situations or emotions. These skills like any other require practice to develop, but will become easier overtime. There are many forms of coping skills that can be used to help with an array of mental health disorders like anxiety and depression. Inspirations [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:52:31+00:00 June 3rd, 2016|Teen Blogs|0 Comments

See stunning art therapy projects created without a paint brush

Open Your Eyes created by Alyssa, Molly & Kristen At Inspirations for Youth and Families we took art therapy to another level by challenging our teens to create art without using paint brushes! With the parameters set our teens took this challenge head on and began creating their pieces from other items such as [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:52:38+00:00 May 31st, 2016|Teen Activites|0 Comments

How does Inspirations use Yoga as therapy for teens?

Inspirations for Youth and Families offers our teen' clients a variety of therapeutic options including but not limited to group, individual, music, art and yoga therapy. We believe that in addition to traditional therapeutic options this diverse range of therapy will help our teens to build successful coping skills they can use anywhere. Yoga Therapy Yoga is [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:52:48+00:00 May 25th, 2016|Teen Activites|0 Comments

What is the addictive personality disorder?

What is Addictive Personality Disorder? Having addictive personality disorder (APD) does not mean you are classified as someone addicted to drugs and alcohol. Teens exhibiting addictive behavior to things that are not drugs or alcohol are classified as having an addictive personality disorder. For example, a teen can be addicted to shopping; this obsession leaves [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:54:07+00:00 April 7th, 2016|Addiction|0 Comments

Inspirations recreational therapy activities for teens

While in drug rehab it is important to incorporate recreational therapy activities to reinforce the skills learned from other therapeutic sessions. Our teens at Inspirations are exposed to a varied amount of therapies such as cognitive behavioral, family,individual, and recreational therapy. Most activities engage our teens both mentally and physically. Inspirations recreational therapy encourages teamwork, [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:55:25+00:00 March 1st, 2016|Recreational Therapy|0 Comments

How recreational therapy can help teens in addiction recovery

Kickball is a great form of recreational therapy. During recovery another great way to overcome addiction is to establish new and positive activities. Recreational therapy has been known to provide those in recovery with the necessary tools to cope with their addiction. There are a wide range of possible hobbies to engage those in [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:56:21+00:00 February 9th, 2016|Recreational Therapy|0 Comments

Teen drug rehab center holds a Holiday Extravaganza!

With Christmas a few days away Inspirations for Youth and Families held a Holiday Extravaganza to celebrate this very festive time of year! We invited client’s of our sister drug rehab center The Cove Center for Recovery and staff from both drug rehab centers to enjoy the joyous season. Our teens put a lot of [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:57:45+00:00 December 23rd, 2015|Teen Activites|0 Comments

IYF teens in recovery create awesome watercolor painting

As we all know art is a very important form of expression and a vital form of therapy for our teens in recovery. Our teens created some awesome art work that reflects their inner thoughts, passions and emotions. This time around we decided to have some of our teens paint with water colors. Water Color [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:58:14+00:00 December 11th, 2015|Teen Activites|0 Comments

Kindness is this month’s theme at Inspirations teen rehab

Inspirations teen rehab's monthly theme is kindness It’s another month here at Inspirations for Youth and Families (IYF). We have incorporated the theme of kindness into our program. For December’s theme our teens and staff must practice kindness among themselves. The act of kindness sparks deeper and more meaningful relationships, so we encourage everyone to [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:58:30+00:00 December 7th, 2015|Teen Activites|0 Comments