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Rehab Center for Young Women in Austin, TX

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Authored By Ky’ra Myers ,Licensed Master Social Worker – Camp Worth Clinical Director Ky’ra Myers ,Licensed Master Social Worker – Camp Worth Clinical Director read more Published: October 8, 2021 Updated: October 8, 2021 Many young women struggle with addiction. They may develop…

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Prescription Drug Abuse Among Teens

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 9, 2021 Updated: September 15, 2021 Could your teen have a problem with drug use? Are they taking prescription medications outside of doctor recommendations? If that’s the case, they could face numerous health challenges over their lifetime. It’s critical to get…

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Countering the Effects of Adverse Childhood Experiences

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 15, 2021 Updated: June 28, 2021 A new study published by The National Center for Biotechnology Information has found that positive childhood experiences (PCEs) are critical for excellent mental health in adulthood. The greater amount of negative childhood experiences a person…

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How to Prepare for a 12-Step Program

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: May 5, 2021 Updated: September 22, 2021 Before beginning a 12-step program for addiction, it’s good to have a basic understanding of why this approach seems to work so well. In the treatment of drug and alcohol addiction, it has proven effective…

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The Connection Between ADHD and Addiction

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 26, 2021 Updated: September 22, 2021 More than 6 million U.S. children from ages 2 to 17 are currently diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The CDC also estimates that…

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Signs Your Teen Might Be Using Drugs or Alcohol

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 19, 2021 Updated: August 26, 2021 Teens experience many changes and challenges in adolescence. They can be impulsive and might engage in risky or dangerous behavior. A teen’s brain is rapidly developing and growing, and it receives and retains a large…

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How You Can Observe Teen Mental Health Awareness Day

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: March 1, 2021 Updated: August 26, 2021 At Fort Behavioral Health in Fort Worth, Texas, our licensed therapists and addiction treatment professionals emphasize teen mental health treatment as an essential part of our adolescent treatment program for young women only. If you…