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Anorexia Nervosa Bulimia Nervosa
Binge Eating Disorder Other Eating Disorders
An eating disorder is a serious mental illness, characterised by eating, exercise and body weight or shape becoming an unhealthy preoccupation of someone's life. It’s estimated that one million Australians have an eating disorder, and this number is increasing. Eating disorders are not a lifestyle choice, a diet gone wrong or a cry for attention. Eating disorders can take many different forms and interfere with a person’s day to day life. The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) recognises four eating disorders:
Alcoholics Anonymous is an international fellowship of men and women who have had a drinking problem. It is nonprofessional, self-supporting, multiracial, apolitical, and available almost everywhere. There are no age or education requirements. Membership is open to anyone who wants to do something about his or her drinking problem.
A compulsive, or pathological, gambler is someone who is unable to resist his or her impulses to gamble. This leads to severe personal and, or, social consequences. The urge to gamble becomes so great that tension can only be relieved by more gambling.
Support groups for youth struggling with addictions or indulging in substances, EOTH, cigarettes, Vapors, food, or other areas. These groups will teach youth about gateway drugs, definition of drugs, and process with them about their addictions, how it affects their life financially, personally and socially. Learn triggers, about recovery and sobriety.
Behavior Modification Group
lying Running Away Gangs
This therapist lead group will focus on the choices youth make in relationships, association, circle of friends, education (suspensions, expulsions) negative behavior, unsafe choices, running away, gangs, crime, violence, stealing, lying, truancy, direction they are heanding in life what is at the root of it all. The therapist will work with the youth to process the conflict, consequences and resolutions.
Youth will record daily in their journals to work through the problems, reflect on choices that are at the source of their conflicts, determine the reasons for the choices they made, find resolutions that are effective at preventing negative entanglement.
Conflict Resolution Group
Behavior Management Group
Anger Management Group
a person with anger issues usually curses, criticizes, yells, screams, hits, punches walls, etc. on a regular basis. Anger issues can negatively affect many aspects of a person's life, including relational and professional. There are several indicators or symptoms of anger management issues that we will discuss in the rest of this lesson.
Y.E.P. & P.E.P. Empowerment Support Services
Y.E.P. & P.E.P. Support Groups address problems plaguing today’s youth and parents utilizing an array of therapeutic approaches, trained juvenile Therapist and Counselors experienced in group development process treatment as a form of relationship association learning, to manage youth struggling with afflictions, addictions, behavior issues, experienced trauma, innate mental health issues, conflict, disease processes, peer pressure, self image, poor decision making, relationship issues, educational challenges and or priorities. Learn to problem solving, triggers, and coping skills to live with the changes of life. Youth learn about recovery, disease process, triggers, alternatives and coping skills to live with the changes or improve quality of life. The LaDrea Project offers an array of supports designed to meet the challenges parents and youth are facing.
Y.E.P. & P.E.P. Support Groups
Conflict Resolution Group
This therapist lead group will focus on relationships, association, circle of friends, negative behavior; , running away, gangs, crime the conflict, appeal, triggers, consequences and the resolve to
allow the youth to process through the problems that are at the source of their conflicts, determine the reasons for the choices they made, find resolutions that are effective enough at preventing entanglement.
The youth will record in their dairies the purpose of the group the decision they choose to make, how it matters what do, how they understand conflict, consequences of their action and what think they need to do for a productive life.
Anger Management Group Behavior Modification Group Emotional Support Group Process Group Reflection Group Situational Depression Stress Management Group
Peer Counseling is a panel of youth representing ever age group who will review the misconduct of youth whom continuously struggle with behavior to determine resolution and coping skills that may help the peer understand that good choices and behavior are better tools to employ obtain needs, also more productive.
Youth will be mentored by experience professional in the area of therapy, counseling, spirituality and law enforcement to help the peer counselors learn how to be effective at assisting their peers in developing a behavioral action plan for positive behavior.
Peer counselors will share personal experiences and advice with peers of their same age and education level. The purpose is to help them understand peer pressures coercision of today (car theft, guns, sex, smoking, drugs, robbery, popularity, absent parents, older friends unfair demands, gang influence control and adults that behave unprofessional in professional roles who try to get youth to do something they don’t want to or that is illegal. Teaching them it’s ok to say no. Helping them understand a choice should be what they want to do.