At-Risk

Resources for parents of at-risk and troubled teens.

prevention

Wednesday

23

March 2011

Helpful and Misleading Drug Abuse Articles from New York

by At-Risk.org Staff, on abuse, articles, drug, new york, prevention, substance, teenagers, teens, york

Articles can be very helpful written documents, that don’t take much time to read, as they are usually short, but still can provide a lot of useful information. Drug abuse is a great problem now days, so it is no wonder that many articles in papers or on the internet cover this subject.   If you want to find out more about drug problem in order to prevent…

Sunday

20

March 2011

How to Prevent Teen Alcohol and Drug Abuse in Illinois

by At-Risk.org Staff, on abuse, alcohol, drug, Illinois, prevention, substance, teen, teenagers, treatment

Nothing solves the problem better then the prevention of it. Teen substance abuse begins in home. Parental influence is the main reason why teens stay off alcohol and drugs. Teens whose parents teach them about risks of substance abusing have 50% more chance never to try drugs and to avoid underage drinking.   In other words, parents who do not engage in prevention of alcohol and drug abuse, have more…