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7 Common Signs and Symptoms of Teen Drug Use

7 Common Signs and Symptoms of Teen Drug Use

October 17th, 2018

Behaviors fluctuate in adolescence. However, there are key signs of drug use that should trigger ACTION! More here on 7 common signs of teen drug use and what to do about them.

Help! My Underage Teen is Drinking! What Should Parents Do?

Help! My Underage Teen is Drinking! What Should Parents Do?

August 11th, 2018

It’s better to help your child learn how to address the underlying reasons for why they abuse alcohol…than to punish them for underage drinking. More on what to do if your teen shows signs of drinking issues…here.

Are Teen Addiction Rates Really Rising?

Are Teen Addiction Rates Really Rising?

February 11th, 2018

Yes, addiction rates are on the rise across the U.S. Still, conflicting information in recent months might underscore the risk of addiction for teens. More on how to put addiction statistics in perspective here. Plus, what every parent should know about protecting their teen’s health.

What to Do When Your Kid Does Drugs: 3 Ways to Take Action

What to Do When Your Kid Does Drugs: 3 Ways to Take Action

December 22nd, 2017

You’ve found evidence your child has been using. What do you do? Here are the first three (3) ways any parent can take action. More from Dr. Laurence M. Westreich, M.D. and author of A Parent’s Guide to Teen Addiction here.

Teen Adderall Abuse: A Parent's Guide to Prevention and Treatment

Teen Adderall Abuse: A Parent’s Guide to Prevention and Treatment

September 25th, 2017

What’s the difference between normal Adderall use and a real drug problem? An inside look into teenage patterns of stimulant consumption with tips for parents whose children may already have a problem. More here.

2 Going Back to School Without Drugs: How to Deal With Anxiety in Addiction Recovery

Going Back to School Without Drugs: How to Deal With Anxiety in Addiction Recovery

August 24th, 2017

Getting ready to hit the books? Six (6) strategies for managing anxiety … without drugs!

2 How to Help Your Child Who Is Struggling with an Alcohol or Drug Problem

How to Help Your Child Who Is Struggling with an Alcohol or Drug Problem

August 22nd, 2017

Practical recommendations for how you can approach and cope with addiction in your family.

6 8 Steps for Dealing with your Teen’s Smartphone Addiction

8 Steps for Dealing with your Teen’s Smartphone Addiction

July 28th, 2017

Recognize the signs of a smartphone use problem in your teenager son or daughter and apply these 8 strategies to moderate electronics use and address the issue.

1 6 Ways Family Therapy Helps Teens Overcome Drug Abuse

6 Ways Family Therapy Helps Teens Overcome Drug Abuse

April 24th, 2017

Family therapy can be successfully used as a part of your teen’s recovery from the impact of addiction. Here, we share 6 ways family therapy can help YOU address the issue as a unit.

6 Signs of PTSD in teenagers… and how to treat PTSD and addiction

Signs of PTSD in teenagers… and how to treat PTSD and addiction

February 20th, 2017

Any type of traumatic event can lead to PTSD in teenagers. How can you recognize symptoms of PTSD in your teen and seek treatment help? We explain here.

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