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 […]

Depressed teen girl sitting in the woods holding leaves

What is a Residential Treatment Center for Troubled Teens?

Our children are our pride and joy. When they are first born, that instant connection is what turns us into the parents they deserve. From day one, we love them whole-heartedly. They are our world and in need of our attention, no matter the age. As our children age and start the process of growing […]

Torrey And Joe

Throughout history, horses and people have been forming special bonds. Some are made famous in movies like Hidalgo, but most happen anonymously where people and horses live together. A hundred years ago, this was just about everywhere, but now people mostly interact with horses on farms and ranches. Nonetheless, the special bond between people and […]

Scared Straight No Longer Recommended

The Justice Department no longer recommends Scared Straight and similar styled programs. This has been true for quite some time now. Using fear and intimidation to change teen behavior does not work, but there are still plenty of similar programs operating in communities around the country using similar techniques. Scared Straight, founded in the 1970’s […]