At-Risk

Resources for parents of at-risk and troubled teens.

Arizona

Thursday

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February 2011

Taking Parenting Classes in Arizona โ€“ Teen Parenting

by At-Risk.org Staff, on Arizona, classes, parenting, parents, problems, teen, teenagers, teens, trouble

We grew up, finished our education, got a job, had children of our own and now it is time to go back to classes. It appears that parenting in Arizona became so hard that almost everyone need help with their children. This is not because parents are less capable then before, but because life itself became harder, and spare time is a privilege. Parenting classes are not there so someone…

Thursday

17

February 2011

A Short Parenting Guide for Arizona Parents

by At-Risk.org Staff, on Arizona, guide, parenting, parenting guide, parents, problems, teen, teenage, teens

There is not really a guide that can apply to all parents, since it is a very vide topic. As children are different, so are the parents. Some will expect more from their children, some will be happy as long their kids are live and healthy. Still, we can try to summon some basics that can apply to all average families. First and basic is that your child is your…

Friday

11

February 2011

A Whole Lot of Teenage Problems in Arizona

by At-Risk.org Staff, on abuse, Arizona, drug, pregnancy, problems, substance, suicide, teen, teenage, teens

Teen age is the most puzzling age in our lifetime. Everything is changing so fast, that a young mind can get very confused and frightened by all the problem suddenly happened in life. First, the body will grow, skin will change and sometimes one can think he became someone else. New emotions will be found and first sympathies. Change of school and new adaptations… These are all problems that…

Wednesday

09

February 2011

Teen Drug Abuse Rehabilitation in Arizona

by At-Risk.org Staff, on abuse, Arizona, center, drug, drugs, rehab, substance, teen, teenage, teenagers

Drug abuse rehabilitation is process of medical and psychotherapeutic treatment for dependency on street or prescription drugs. It has a purpose to enable the patient to cease substance abuse, and return to normal life. It is addressed to detoxification and physical addiction, but also to a much bigger, psychological dependency.   At drug abuse rehabilitation, patients learn new methods of interacting in a drug-free environment, very often using a twelve-step…

Friday

04

February 2011

Prescription drug abuse - Arizona teens get high with legal drugs

by At-Risk.org Staff, on abuse, Arizona, drugs, legal, substance, teen, teens

Millions of people live longer healthier lives because of prescription drugs. However, not taking medications as directed or using another one's medications can be devastating or even deadly. Prescription drug abuse can be just as dangerous and addictive as taking illegal street drugs. Unfortunately, more and more teenagers from Arizona tend to prescription drug abuse. Prescription drugs are the most commonly abused drugs only second to Marijuana. -…