Facts for Parents and Teens

  • 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 […]

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  • 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 […]

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  • 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. […]

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  • 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. […]

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  • 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 […]

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  • 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 […]

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  • 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 […]

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  • 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 […]

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  • 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, […]

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  • 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 […]

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