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9 Types of Art Therapy

Not every teen responds the same way to therapy. It’s why receiving care at a treatment facility that uses several therapeutic modalities is such an advantage. There is no denying that being a teenager is stressful, and navigating a substance use or mental health disorder can be very confusing. It can be hard to find…

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4 Benefits of Dual Diagnosis Treatment

At Stonewater Adolescent Recovery Center, we are proud to help adolescent boys overcome a dual diagnosis. Mental health issues and substance abuse go hand in hand for many teens and are best addressed concurrently. Creating the right environment for teens to receive treatment and go through recovery is critical. Stonewater Adolescent Recovery Center offers a…

a teen boy researches a remote intensive outpatient program

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…

adolescent boy going through iop online

Going Virtual: How Online IOP Can Save a Life

Care providers recognize the challenges that our world has had to face in recent history and the effect it has had on our youth. The rates of depression, anxiety, substance abuse, and even suicide are much higher than they were in the past. Teens who desperately need treatment for mental health or substance use disorders…

teen working through a virtual IOP Program

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…