What Parents and Caregivers Should Know About Program Aftercare

March 29th, 2019 // // Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

“Aftercare” is a general term for activities and other resources that behavioral health and addiction treatment patients receive after being discharged from a primary care facility. Aftercare...

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Becoming Fearless with the Help of Al-Anon

October 19th, 2016 // // Tags: , , , ,

By the Mother of a Past Claudia Black Young Adult Center Patient As my daughter does her recovery work from drug and alcohol addiction and anxiety, I...

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Kid Cudi, Shame, and Depression

October 5th, 2016 // // Tags: , , , , , , ,

Hip-hop artist and actor Kid Cudi announced yesterday that he is currently receiving treatment for depression and suicidal thoughts. In a Facebook post he said, “It’s been...

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The Real Impact of Rape Culture and Sexual Trauma

August 31st, 2016 // // Tags: , , , , , ,

When bystanders pulled Stanford University swimmer and Olympic hopeful Brock Turner away from the woman he was sexually assaulting behind a fraternity house dumpster, he laughed. When...

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Accepting the Past as an Asset in Recovery

May 2nd, 2016 // // Tags: , , ,

By Aleah Johnson, The Meadows Alumni Coordinator What if I were to tell you that all aspects of your past would be used as an asset? Would...

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Limited Time Offer on Our Signature Survivors Workshop

November 11th, 2015 // // Tags: , , ,

Now through December, you can enroll in our Survivors Workshop for only $2925. That’s $325 off of the current price. As an added bonus, you’ll get to...

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Claudia Black to Present at Young Adult Conference

October 7th, 2015 // // Tags: , , ,

The Claudia Black Young Adult Center at The Meadows is proud to serve as a co-host of Ben Franklin Institute’s Young Adult: Failure to Launch Conference, which...

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11 Signs Your Young Adult May Need Help

September 2nd, 2015 // // Tags: , , , , ,

By Ashley Chesky, MA, LAC and Patricia Plum, MSW, LMSW Do you sometimes feel that you no longer recognize the child that you raised? When you look at...

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Five Ways to Practice Gratitude

June 10th, 2015 // // Tags: , ,

Sometimes, it may feel simply impossible to see the positive in a given situation or to have gratitude for your position in life. We may feel like...

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10 Ways to Have Fun and Stay Sober This Summer

June 9th, 2015 // // Tags: , , , ,

Sober life can be filled with fun in the sun, so take advantage of all life has to offer this summer. Here are ten ideas to help...

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