youth drug rehab

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

8 tips for planning a successful teen intervention

Interventions often are what convince addicts to come forward and receive recovery treatment or help. Unless carefully planned and executed it can also become what drives an addict away from getting help and living sober. A good treatment center like Inspirations for Youth and Families usually will have a staffed interventionist, whose job is to fly [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:58:17+00:00 December 10th, 2015|Addiction|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

Inspirations was my home away from home

I am Cheyenne and I am an addict. Growing up I knew my mom was sick. In November of 1998 a year after I was born my mother was diagnosed with Crohns Disease, a chronic inflammatory disease of the GI track. She was very sick and hospitalized for a majority of the first year of [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:58:47+00:00 November 30th, 2015|Testimonials|0 Comments

Drug and street terms you may want to know: Trapping

Drug Term and Street term: Trapping 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. Trapping (trap-ing) verb - to [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:58:56+00:00 November 25th, 2015|Drug and Street Terms|0 Comments

Incorporating the arts in recovery at Inspirations

Throughout recovery it’s important to incorporate many different forms of therapy especially among teens. Traditional therapy such as trauma, family and psychotherapy are a major part of addiction treatment but at Inspirations for Youth and Families (IYF) we also incorporate other forms of alternative therapy. Alternative forms of therapy have been proven to encourage teamwork [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:58:59+00:00 November 24th, 2015|Teen Activites|0 Comments

IYF teens express their gratitude!

With Thanksgiving around the corner the Inspirations for Youth and Families staff has been working hard at incorporating this month’s theme into the teen’s everyday sessions. November is a month notable for being thankful for all that life has given us. With that said for this month our theme was “Gratitude”. Candy Scarecrow: One of [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:59:10+00:00 November 20th, 2015|Teen Recreational Therapy|0 Comments

What to expect while admitting your teen to IYF rehab

If you are thinking about admitting your teen to a residential drug rehab center such as Inspirations for Youth and Families (IYF) here is what you can expect. IYF Rehab So you have already called our help hotline and spoke to an agent about getting your teen the help they deserve. You have been approved [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:59:14+00:00 November 18th, 2015|Addiction|0 Comments

Inspirations Youth Rehab teens have eyes on big things

There has always been one common-denominator when it comes to teens that enter a drug or alcohol rehab. They are either there for alcohol and/or drug abuse or mental behavioral issues. But after Dr. James B. Darling, Jr. from Sheridan Technical College (STC) spoke to Inspirations for Youth and Families youth rehab about its schools diverse [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:59:17+00:00 November 17th, 2015|Guest Speakers|0 Comments

Teens at IYF drug rehab create a comedic skit about the beach

Our teen boys at Inspirations for Youth and Families (IYF) came together and created a very comedic video about what those new to our rehab often experience. IYF teen rehab is located approximately five minutes away from the Fort Lauderdale Beach and accepts teen clients from all over the world! We’ve had many clients from [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:59:29+00:00 November 11th, 2015|Teen Activites|0 Comments