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Sunday

27

February 2011

Choosing Parenting Courses in Alabama

by At-Risk.org Staff, on alabama, classes, courses, parenting, parents, teen, teenagers

You are doing your best to be a good parent, and create yourself an ideal child, but it seems that you are always one step away. Something is missing. Perhaps it is time to take some of the parenting courses in Alabama. Parenting courses can improve your parenting, making your life as a parent much easier. Parenting courses are also offered to parents to be, parents that want to adopt…

Friday

18

February 2011

How to Develop Good Parenting Skills – Alabama Parents Guide

by At-Risk.org Staff, on alabama, guide, parenting, parents, skills, teen, teenagers, teens

Good parenting skills are developed over the years of practicing. Every one of us actually have the skills to become a good parent, it is just the matter of using them. We are to choose a parenting style of approach and techniques we will use to raise our children. Here are some of the parenting skills and advices recommended by Alabama professionals: - Love and affection – A child needs…

Sunday

13

February 2011

Problems of Teenage Mothers in Alabama – Teen Problems

by At-Risk.org Staff, on alabama, mother, mothers, pregnancy, single, teen, teenage, young

Alabama has one of the highest teen pregnancy rates in the US. Every year, more than 8000 babies are born by teenage girls, aged 12-19 years old. 1st county by percentage ranks Lowndes County. Statistic also says that 80% of teenage pregnancies are unintended and to unmarried teens. 70% of teen pregnancies are fathered by men older than 20. Unintended birth often leads to unplanned marriages or single parenting. These…

Monday

07

February 2011

Alabama Hotline for Teen Drug Abuse

by At-Risk.org Staff, on abuse, alabama, drug, hotline, substance, teen, teens

Drug abuse hotline is a telephone helpline which offers help to those that call. Many of these services now offer more than telephone support - offering access to information, advice via telephone, email, web or SMS. Help is usually offered by volunteers, but sometimes there are paid professionals on the other line. In any case, they all must be trained for drug abuse solutions. In most cases, services are available…

Saturday

05

February 2011

Where to find drug abuse solutions in Alabama

by At-Risk.org Staff, on abuse, alabama, drug, solution, substance, teen, teens

Drug abuse today is a major cause for concern and has a negative effect on society at large. Though students constitute a large segment of drug abusers, adults also succumb to drug abuse. The first step towards combating drug addiction is to make the abuser aware of the damage it causes the body, as well as the mind. Most addicts lack confidence and must be taught to become a master…