1. Good Read -> Reframe Your Thoughts

    This is an interesting article that appeared in the Wall Street Journal. The topic is how to reframe your thoughts in a realistic way to feel better and have a more positive outlook on life. Sometimes well worn patterns of negative thinking wear us down and contribute to our unhappiness. Learn how t…Read More

  2. Wilderness First Aid Training

    Discovering Healthy And Fun Activities One hope that we have at Fire Mountain is that during their time here, the residents will begin to discover a variety of activities that they can use to replace drugs.  Whether they felt connected to drugs because of friends, culture, coping, or thrill, advent…Read More

  3. Insecure Attachment In Teens

    Attachment is the phenomenon that is associated with how people attach to others in relationship. This includes their expectations, beliefs, needs, and behaviors under relationships stress. Attachment patterns start to be mapped in earliest childhood (birth -18 months or so) and are a reflection of …Read More

  4. Summer Activities For Struggling Teens

    "Grow and Feel Connected" Struggling teens have different types of problems that are difficult to lump together. Some are more serious than others. Teens can be anxious or depressed. They can be struggling to come to terms with romantic rejection or suffering through another disappointment. It is ha…Read More

  5. The Running Club

    The running club is offered two days a week for residents who are on a green level status. Green level status is the highest status in freedom and functionality available to residents. Generally, residents with green level status have been at Fire Mountain for at least a couple of weeks and have sho…Read More

  6. Teen Relationship Problems

    Happy relationships during the teen years lead to a sense of personal fulfillment and a positive, engaged perspective on life. When teens experience the positive and fulfilling aspects of good relationships, they are much more confident and satisfied with their lives. We see happy teens all the time…Read More

  7. Change You Can Really Believe In

    A few years ago, Aaron produced some talks on video about themes central to our mission to help teens and kids overcome their personal challenges and live fulfilling lives. These videos and others are on the Fire Mountain YouTube channel. They explore some of the key aspects of living fulfilling aut…Read More

  8. Willingness As Personal Growth – Part II

    A few years ago, Aaron produced some talks on video about themes central to our mission to help teens and kids overcome their personal challenges and live fulfilling lives. These videos and others are on the Fire Mountain YouTube channel. They explore some of the key aspects of living fulfilling aut…Read More

  9. Willingness As Personal Growth

    A few years ago, Aaron produced some talks on video about themes central to our mission to help teens and kids overcome their personal challenges and live fulfilling lives. These videos and others are on the Fire Mountain YouTube channel. They explore some of the key aspects of living fulfilling aut…Read More