Serious Mental Health Risks for Young Adults with an Unhealthy Diet
03September

Serious Mental Health Risks for Young Adults with an...Serious Mental Health Risks for Young Adults...Serious Mental Health Risks for Young Adults with an...

By At The Crossroads

When children are denied their basic needs, a host of mental health concerns can follow. These issues can affect a person long into young adulthood. According to a study that was published in the December 2012 issue of the Journal...

When children are denied their basic needs, a host of mental health concerns can follow. These issues can affect a person long into young adulthood. According to a study that was published in the December 2012 issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Child and...

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The High Cost Of Tanning
03September

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By At The Crossroads

Young Adults Hitting The Tanning Beds May Want To Rethink Their Habits.   Teens who regularly use tanning beds and are out in the sun may wish to rethink their habits. This is due to a significant increase in the number of young adults...

Young Adults Hitting The Tanning Beds May Want To Rethink Their Habits.   Teens who regularly use tanning beds and are out in the sun may wish to rethink their habits. This is due to a significant increase in the number of young adults being diagnosed with skin cancer. While...

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The Social Media Generation: How Much Is Too Much?
03September

The Social Media Generation: How Much Is Too Much?The Social Media Generation: How Much Is Too...The Social Media Generation: How Much Is Too Much?

By At The Crossroads

Keyword: The Social Media Generation This is the information age, and today's group of young adults have been called the social media generation for a good reason: that's the only way anyone seems to communicate anymore. Smartphones have...

Keyword: The Social Media Generation This is the information age, and today's group of young adults have been called the social media generation for a good reason: that's the only way anyone seems to communicate anymore. Smartphones have innovated conveniences not thought possible even...

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Get Outside: A Tool For Long-Term Success
03September

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By At The Crossroads

Keyword: Outdoor Adventure for Struggling Young Adults Human beings weren't meant to live sedentary lifestyles. It's inherently unhealthy to restrict yourself from regular physical activity. Besides this, the great outdoors have a beauty to them...

Keyword: Outdoor Adventure for Struggling Young Adults Human beings weren't meant to live sedentary lifestyles. It's inherently unhealthy to restrict yourself from regular physical activity. Besides this, the great outdoors have a beauty to them which cannot be denied, and must be...

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National Recovery Month: Celebrating All Types of Recovery
29August

National Recovery Month: Celebrating All Types of RecoveryNational Recovery Month: Celebrating All...National Recovery Month: Celebrating All Types of Recovery

By At The Crossroads

Prevention Works | Treatment is Effective | People Recover Every year in September SAMHSA (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration) sponsors National Recovery Month in an effort to increase awareness and understanding of mental...

Prevention Works | Treatment is Effective | People Recover Every year in September SAMHSA (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration) sponsors National Recovery Month in an effort to increase awareness and understanding of mental health and substance abuse issues. Each...

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An Inside Look Into an ATC Recovery Support Group
29August

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By Mike Hench

At ATC we hold a weekly co-ed recovery support group that meets on Tuesday afternoons at our clubhouse. Not all members of the group have a primary substance use disorder or are necessarily substance dependent. The qualification to be in the group...

At ATC we hold a weekly co-ed recovery support group that meets on Tuesday afternoons at our clubhouse. Not all members of the group have a primary substance use disorder or are necessarily substance dependent. The qualification to be in the group is simply a desire to be sober while at...

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International Boost Self-Esteem Month
29August

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By At The Crossroads

Someone brought to my attention recently that February is International Boost Self-Esteem Month, so it’s been on my mind ever since, making me extra aware of the struggles we have with it. I’ve been narrowing my thoughts to a couple...

Someone brought to my attention recently that February is International Boost Self-Esteem Month, so it’s been on my mind ever since, making me extra aware of the struggles we have with it. I’ve been narrowing my thoughts to a couple things. One, we all struggle with...

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Building Upon Wilderness Therapy Experience Young Adult Transitional Living
29August

Building Upon Wilderness Therapy Experience Young Adult...Building Upon Wilderness Therapy Experience...Building Upon Wilderness Therapy Experience Young Adult...

By Mike Hench

The majority of clients arrive at ATC having first completed a wilderness therapy program. More often than not these students arrive glowing with a renewed sense of pride, confidence, eagerness and hope in continuing the growth experienced in the...

The majority of clients arrive at ATC having first completed a wilderness therapy program. More often than not these students arrive glowing with a renewed sense of pride, confidence, eagerness and hope in continuing the growth experienced in the powerful container that only wilderness...

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