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Trauma-Informed Substance Abuse Treatment for Adolescent Girls

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 28, 2022 Updated: May 11, 2022 Studies have shown that adolescent girls have higher drug and alcohol use than their male peers. Trauma-informed substance abuse treatment for adolescents is the most effective path the supporting teen girls who abuse drugs and…

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Effects of Substance Abuse on Teen Girls

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 19, 2022 Updated: April 28, 2022 Addiction is a growing epidemic affecting every aspect of our lives. Teen girls, in particular, are facing a crisis in substance abuse. The number of teen girls that suffer from drug and alcohol addiction is…

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Alcohol Awareness Month: Stages of Alcohol Detox

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 15, 2022 Updated: May 11, 2022 Alcohol can be a very destructive drug. In our society, it is often viewed as the perfect beverage to help with stress and relaxation. However, alcohol can also be detrimental to your physical and mental…

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Alcohol Awareness Month: 3 Examples of Risky Behavior

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 11, 2022 Updated: May 11, 2022 Alcohol abuse can have serious consequences. From health problems such as liver disease to traffic accidents, alcohol has a predictable effect on the health of those who abuse it. Entering an alcohol addiction treatment program…

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What to Expect in a Fort Worth, Texas, Cocaine Rehab

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: March 25, 2022 Updated: April 27, 2022 Cocaine rehabilitation refers to all of the processes used by doctors and nurses to help a person get back on the right track from addiction. At Fort Behavioral Health, our team proudly provides a comprehensive…

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3 Ways to Help Your Teen Quit Drinking

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: March 11, 2022 Updated: March 18, 2022 Alcohol is one of the most commonly used and abused substances globally. Thousands of deaths in the United States are attributed to alcohol poisoning each year. Alcohol addiction can be devastating to teens and families.…

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Veterans, PTSD, and Addiction

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 19, 2022 Updated: February 4, 2022 If you or someone you love is a military veteran experiencing post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and medicating with drugs or alcohol, know that this is not the path to recovery. However, real help is available…

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Young Women and Mental Health Disorders

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Authored By Rikia Ancar, LMFT – Clinical Director of Adult Programs Rikia Ancar, LMFT – Clinical Director of Adult Programs read more Published: February 9, 2022 Updated: March 14, 2022 Young women are especially prone to mental health disorders. They are also especially…

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How Teens Become Addicted to Alcohol

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: October 1, 2020 Updated: August 26, 2021 Teenagers can succumb to alcohol addiction just as adults do. The manner that teens drink, though, differs significantly from their older counterparts. To understand teen alcohol addiction, you need to know why teens drink and…

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Balancing School and Addiction Treatment

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 26, 2020 Updated: August 25, 2020 For some people struggling with addiction, it can be hard to seek treatment while still in school. If you’re in that situation, you should know that it’s possible to balance addiction treatment and school so…