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5 Signs of Amphetamine Addiction in Teens

Doctors commonly prescribe amphetamines to treat narcolepsy and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), especially for teens. However, like any drug, these prescription drugs can be abused when people become dependent on them to function. While people may think they are in control and don’t have a problem, the misuse of prescription drugs, like amphetamines can quickly spiral…

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Why Choose a Remote Intensive Outpatient Program?

If the idea of going into a treatment facility to receive care for a substance use or mental health disorder is still uncomfortable following the COVID-19 pandemic, there are flexible options available. For years, intensive outpatient programs, or IOPs, have offered a flexible way to receive treatment that works around your schedule without having to…

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Should My Teen Be in a Virtual IOP?

Finding the best possible treatment for your teen can be a challenge. If you or your teen are apprehensive about attending a treatment facility in person, then a virtual intensive outpatient program (IOP) could be a good fit. A virtual IOP allows teens to attend school while receiving the treatment they need in the comfort…

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7 Benefits of Virtual IOP for Teens

There are many ways to receive the support you need if your teen is battling a substance use disorder. If the most flexibility is what you need, then a virtual intensive outpatient program (IOP) could be the perfect fit for your teen. Just like many other healthcare providers and doctors’ offices have recently done, drug…

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3 Common Questions Surrounding Telehealth Treatment for Teens

Your teen can get the help they need to battle their struggle with a substance use disorder, and they can do it in a way that works with their everyday schedule and obligations. More and more health providers are offering telehealth treatment options to meet the needs of more teens and their families. At Stonewater,…

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5 Tips for Utilizing Your Telehealth Program

If you have a substance use disorder but don’t know where to look, find peace in knowing that help is out there. Most teen treatment centers are well-versed in walking both you and your family through the options for you to receive the treatment you need. Stonewater Adolescent Recovery Center is proud to offer residential…

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Bryan Fikes on the Landmark Recovery Podcast

If you learn that your kid needs an adolescent recovery center, it can feel like it’s the end of the world. Bryan Fikes, our CEO and one of the founders of Stonewater Adolescent Recovery Center, recognized this idea and discussed it on a recent episode of Landmark Recovery Radio. During this episode, he recounted his…

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What Is an Adolescent Virtual Intensive Outpatient Program?

Is your child struggling to maintain balance in his life because of their mental health or substance use disorder? If so, then the flexibility of a virtual intensive outpatient program could be what helps him find his balance. A virtual IOP is an even more flexible option to receive treatment, especially during a public health…

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How Can an Adolescent Online IOP Help My Loved One?

If you’re wondering how to help a young man you care about get the help they need right now, Stonewater Adolescent Recovery Center can help. An adolescent online intensive outpatient program may be the answer for you and your loved one. Virtual IOPs are the latest treatment option designed to meet the needs of more…