Author: Dee Cohen In my outpatient counseling job I see many teenagers turning to drugs and cutting themselves though only a portion go to adolescent drug rehab programs. As I delve into issues with them at the outpatient mental health clinic I work at, the main issues seem
Author: Mike Shery Self-injury, is when your teen deliberately hurts his or her own body. Some self-injuries can leave scars that will not go away, while others leave marks or bruises that eventually will.
Author: Kelly Barrera So your teen is having some friends over to “hang out.” Your teen wants you to provide a movie, snacks, and a six-pack of beer. Should you do it? Isn’t it safer to have your teen home with you so you can provide supervision? When
Author: peterhutch Teen depression comes in two forms. It can be a simple episode in which they are upset because of a break up. Or, it can come in a constant, heavy depression that can and does destroy lives. There are many things that you, as a parent
Author: Debby Smith Adolescence is an important period in everybody’s life. If a man gets into an excellent environment and improvises himself during this age, then he can reach great heights. Whereas, if an adolescent faces tough situation during this period, it will greatly affect his self esteem.
Author: Henry Funk People who are addicted either with disease or any other intoxicated substance like drugs, alcohol or any other psychiatric disorders; they need to face problems in their lives in future like health/medical problems, legal problems, relationship problems, or the employment problem. Those people who are
BrainPaint at Insight: Insight is proud to announce the use of EEG Biofeedback through BrainPaint at our Sherman Oaks center. BrainPaint was developed by Bill Scott, Ph.D. in 2007 to provide protocols and equipment for treatment centers to utilize with their clients. Studies have shown that EEG Biofeedback
In CASA’s (National Center for Addiction & Substance Abuse at Columbia University) 2009 National Survey of American Attitudes on Substance Abuse XIV: Teens and Parents, nearly one if five teens reported that they are able to get prescription drugs (in order to get high) in one hour, and
Insight Treatment Programs are designed to meet the needs of today’s adolescent s and families. Specializing in adolescent issues such as treatment for teen Drug / Alcohol & co-occurring disorders. As well as: Behavioral Problems Drug and Alcohol Use Depression Academic Issues Poor Impulse Control Poor Peer Group Selection