At-Risk

Resources for parents of at-risk and troubled teens.

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Wednesday

10

March 2010

Alternative for Troubled Teens

by At-Risk.org Staff, on boarding school, boot camps, teen issues, teenager, troubled teens, wilderness camp

Teenagers who may be using drugs and alcohol, teens whose life has gotten out of control are what a troubled teen is all about. They are usually the teens who involved themselves in an activity that can ruin their lives or maybe ends it, without any hint from it. They usually join some gangs in school or outside school that later on they cannot get away from them. These teens…

Tuesday

22

April 2008

Diet pills

by At-Risk.org Staff, on boot camps, diet pills, eating disorder, teen diet, troubled teenagers

Teen's body perception could result into an eating disorder. It is the idea of being thin that pressures most of these kids. Somehow they believe that skinny is pretty, or somehow they just want to avoid being teased at school. That's why some of them resort to diet pills. The scary part is that, these drugs are accessible over the counter. Such drugs contain caffeine, Phenylpropranolamine and Ephedrine that are…