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The Danger of Self-Harm and Cutting

Cutting and self-harm can be dangerous behaviors when your kids are engaging in them. Self-harming behaviors can be the sign of different issues going on with your child. If you notice that your child is engaging in any behaviors of self-harm or cutting, they may benefit from outside intervention, such as therapy or counseling. These […]

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Finding Your Purpose Outside of Treatment

Following treatment from addictions, depression, and other issues, you may be left wondering “now what?” Finding purpose and meaning following treatment can be confusing and tricky. You may have spent a great deal of time learning to give up your struggles and are now looking to move forward. Treatment can help us find stability and […]

Acudetox and What It Does For Teens in Recovery

Acudetox and What it Does for Teens in Recovery

What is Acudetox? Acudetox is the application of up to five fine-gauge, sterilized, one-time use stainless steel needles just under the skin at designated points in each ear. The needles then remain in the ear for roughly 30-45 minutes. How Does it Assist with Recovery? The procedure functions as an adjunct within a comprehensive treatment […]

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How to Resist Drugs in College

College is an exciting time for any young adult. With so much to learn and so many people to meet, it can be overwhelming at times. In this time of newfound independence, you’ll face many challenges. One challenge in particular: how do I say no to drugs? How You Can Say ‘No’ To Drugs in […]

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6 Side Effects of Marijuana Abuse in Teens

Among teenagers, marijuana is the single most commonly used illicit drug in the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), “38% of high school students report having used marijuana in their life”. Some may tell you this is fine—but is it actually normal and safe for teenagers to engage in […]