Category: Facts For Parents And Teens

AAC Treatment Centers Host Town Halls on Underage Drinking

April 16, 2019

Although national studies show that underage alcohol use has steadily declined since 2002, there were still 7.4 million drinkers between the ages […]

HOW DADS CARE – Harsh Facts About the Fathers of Addicted Children

June 16, 2016

“My Dad sat in that room for 7 hours while I sat in this detox waiting for a bed,” Tim says in […]

5 Ways to Help Protect Your Child From Drug Abuse

June 17, 2014

As a parent, it is natural to wonder what is going on in your child’s life. Of all of the questions a […]

3 Common Excuses People Give to Avoid Addiction Treatment

June 3, 2014

Watching loved ones succumb to substance abuse can be one of the most heartbreaking things for friends and family members to witness. […]

Is addiction a disease? Research says yes!

May 13, 2014

Addiction recovery can be a difficult task without any other obstacles in the way of people seeking help for substance abuse issues. […]

Study suggests coached extracurriculars prevent underage drinking, smoking

May 8, 2014

Like many forms of medicine, treatment that prevents a condition from ever occurring may be the best possible option. When it comes […]

Successful recovery means choosing the right treatment program

May 5, 2014

For those with histories of substance abuse and the families and loved ones who surround them, there are many questions when it […]

How to approach a family member about substance abuse

May 2, 2014

Drug rehab programs are life-changing events that should not be undergone lightly, yet if the person with a history of substance abuse […]

Compassion and Planning Make a Successful Intervention

April 7, 2014

Interventions are one of the most widely known methods used to persuade loved ones to seek help in addiction treatment centers located […]

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Addiction

March 24, 2014

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a mental health condition that may bring on symptoms that include flashbacks, nightmares and severe anxiety, […]

Five Most Popular Prescription Drugs Used by Teens

March 20, 2014

According to the 2010 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), each day 6,600 Americans use prescription drugs for the first […]

Five Tips to Help Prevent Substance Abuse

March 18, 2014

While there is no one way or guaranteed way to prevent someone from abusing drugs and alcohol, there are things that everyone […]

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