Archive for April 2016

Adolescent Girls and Social Media

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”1_2″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” _builder_version=”3.0.51″ background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” border_style=”solid”] Do you have any idea what your child is doing online? What sites they are visiting? What type of risk they are encountering? Do you know the irreversible damage that is being done? Did you know that the main value being portrayed on social media…

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SNL Makes Fun of The Heroin Epidemic

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”1_2″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” _builder_version=”3.0.51″ background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” border_style=”solid”] The heroin epidemic is no joking matter. Saturday Night Live recently put on a skit poking fun at heroin. Everyone who viewed it agrees it was in very, very bad taste. We all know about the problem of increasing heroin overdoses. Educate yourself and your…

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Addiction is a Brain Disease

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”1_2″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” _builder_version=”3.0.51″ background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” border_style=”solid”] Addiction is a brain disease. It should be treated with the same compassion and persistence as with someone who is battling cancer. Please educate yourself and become part of the solution. [/et_pb_text][/et_pb_column][et_pb_column type=”1_2″][et_pb_video admin_label=”Video” _builder_version=”3.0.51″ src=”https://youtu.be/PTdaNj5zOEs” image_src=”//i.ytimg.com/vi/PTdaNj5zOEs/hqdefault.jpg” /][/et_pb_column][/et_pb_row][/et_pb_section]

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Body Image Movement- Every BODY is beautiful

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”1_2″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” _builder_version=”3.0.51″ background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” border_style=”solid”] How would you describe your body? A great deal of women and men struggle with body image. Having any type of internal struggle is directly connected to mental health. Depression and self esteem are directly correlated to this as well. Let’s be courageous. Let’s embrace…

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Practice Random Acts of Kindness

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”1_2″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” _builder_version=”3.0.51″ background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” border_style=”solid”] Random acts of kindness can improve an environment, situation, someone’s day, or as this video shows someone’s future. If everyone acted like the man in this video the world would be a better place. What type of reward do you seek from life? Do you…

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Current Billboards in Time Square

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” _builder_version=”3.0.51″ background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” border_style=”solid”] 75% of heroin addicts started with prescription pills. AWARENESS + EDUCATION= PREVENTION. We urge you to speak with your children about the dangers of substance abuse. It is also the responsibility of the adult to education themselves. Drug Free Workplace PA is here to assist…

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What is Addiction Really?

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”1_2″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” _builder_version=”3.0.51″ background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” border_style=”solid”] Addiction by definition-the fact or condition of being addicted to a particular substance, thing, or activity. What is it really? Pain. Addiction begins and ends with pain. It is not until a pivotal aspect is introduced into a person’s life can they fully understand what…

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