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Did You Know…

  Abstinence vs. Recovery By Mick Stemborski LCPC LAC Clinical Therapist Some Summit students have had significant drug and alcohol histories that defined addictive behavior. Other actions, such as eating, gaming, or sex can also be addictive.  These behaviors produce … Continue reading

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Challenge Trip Focuses on Local Service -Sara Smithson, Clinical Therapist

Team Red returned Sunday evening from another fantastic Challenge Trip that included 4 full days of community service work for the Flathead Food Bank, Habitat for Humanity, and Flathead Classic Sled Dog Races!  At the Food Bank, we tirelessly bagged … Continue reading

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Home is where the heart is. -Jen Munyer

It had been a beautiful and fun day.  The air was crisp and cold; fresh snow had fallen the night before; the students were enjoying their time on a ranger led nature hike.  They were getting along, laughing, and playing … Continue reading

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A Look at Change by Kelly Brewer LCSW

Stages of Readiness for Change There is some interesting research that shows that people who successfully change their behavior go through a series of five stages-and usually cycle through these stages three to four times. (The sixth stage, Termination is … Continue reading

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Time for Tea and Reflections

“When you are in tune with the unknown, the known is peaceful.”  This is the quote from my tea bag today and it’s wisdom has inspired me.  The wonderful parents with whom our clinical team recently worked with at a … Continue reading

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