More about Impulse Control Disorders

In this month’s first blog, we presented an overview of impulse control disorders, along with some common types such as intermittent explosive disorder. Let’s get into more details. Combining impulse control disorders and substance use disorders Patients with impulse control disorders frequently also have substance use disorders. Studies have shown these trends: From 35% to …

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Experiential Therapy

Experiential therapy is a powerful way to help people identify changes they need to make in their behavior patterns and overall way of thinking to help them deal with the issues that led them to substance abuse and addiction. There are a number of different therapeutic methods that would fall under the realm of experiential …

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Teenagers and Addiction

When we’re young, we feel we’re bulletproof. That’s why a 15-year-old would try meth at a party when an adult could run for the door. What? I’m young. I won’t get addicted to this stuff. At Monuments, many of our patients are teenage addicts, so here’s a little more information about this group of young …

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Addiction

People often think of addiction as a heroin or cocaine user who is completely dependent upon those substances. This is substance dependence. But there are also additions to activities, such as gambling, eating, or even working. These are behavioral addictions. Addiction can also develop from taking medications, such as opioid painkillers. This particular addiction takes …

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Our Academics at Monuments

Each of our young men at Monuments has different academic needs. In most cases, school has been interrupted or simply not a priority, either just through a lack of motivation or from a disruption. That means each of our students has unique academic needs. Some need to continue with courses that were interrupted; others need …

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