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teen drinking problems

Booze on Campus: The Problem of College Drinking & Why It’s Bad

Booze on Campus: The Problem of College Drinking & Why It’s Bad

September 19th, 2018

Using your age as an excuse to binge drink is misleading, toxic, and dangerous. This article takes a deeper look into the American culture of drinking on campus…and what it REALLY does to you.

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.

2 ​The Reality of Underage Drinking

​The Reality of Underage Drinking

April 8th, 2018

A look at recent statistics and the issue of drinking under the age of 21. A section with signs of a problem…and how to address teen drinking. More insight into the realities here.

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.

5 Is your teen a High Functioning Alcoholic?

Is your teen a High Functioning Alcoholic?

June 9th, 2017

Some teens may seem OK on the outside. But how can you identify a High Functioning Alcoholic? Signs and traits of alcoholism in teens here.

4 When teens don't want to talk about drug or alcohol abuse

When teens don’t want to talk about drug or alcohol abuse

January 27th, 2016

What can you do when you teen DOESN’T want to talk about drinking or drugs? Relax…it’s pretty normal. Guidelines on how to start a conversation here.

4 I found evidence of drug or alcohol use: Now what?

I found evidence of drug or alcohol use: Now what?

December 20th, 2015

Your worst fears have been confirmed. You’ve found evidence of drugs or alcohol that a loved one has been hiding from you. Now what? We outline four (4) steps you can take here. Then, we invite your comments or questions at the end.

1 Energy drinks and adolescents: Boost or bust?

Energy drinks and adolescents: Boost or bust?

November 21st, 2015

How are unmarked energy drinks changing the way teens consume caffeine? Here, we explore how the new drinks industry is targeting our youngest consumers in a bid to create a new lifelong habit.

Is my teenager a high functioning alcoholic?

Is my teenager a high functioning alcoholic?

June 19th, 2015

What is a high functioning alcoholic? We review the signs and symptoms of high functioning alcoholism and offer practical steps for parents here.

Is alcoholism a danger for my teen?

Is alcoholism a danger for my teen?

April 13th, 2015

Alcoholism is only one of about seven (7) teen drinking problems. Learn a few practical ways you can help curb problems related to teens and drinking here.