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Wednesday

16

March 2011

The Importance of Drug Rehab in Illinois

by At-Risk.org Staff, on abuse, drug, drugs, Illinois, substance, teen, teenagers, teens

For many parents in Illinois, there comes the day when they have to face the horrible fact: their teenager has the drug addiction problem. Sometimes they find out on their own, by accident or someone else tell them. Best scenario is when a teenager confesses the problem to his or her parents. It means that he come to his senses and want to be treated.   In any case, it…

Tuesday

15

March 2011

What Makes Teen Drug Addiction Terrifying in Florida

by At-Risk.org Staff, on abuse, drug, drugs, florida, risk, substance, teen, teenage, teenagers, teens, youth

There is a difference between drug abuse and drug addiction. Not every person that abuse drugs is necessarily an addict, but is probably on a way to become one. Every teenager that even try some of the drugs is at risk to develop an addiction, if continue using it.   This is how the drugs work. At first, it is just a one-time pleaser, with a short affect, and the…

Monday

14

March 2011

Drug Abuse among Texas Youth is a Big Problem

by At-Risk.org Staff, on abuse, drug, risk, substance, teen, teenage, teenagers, teens, texas, youth

There is a great problem in Texas – more and more teenagers are involved in problems with drug abuse. It is a compulsion to take drugs in order to experience mental satisfaction. At first, it is an emotional state, which later usually involve into a physical addiction, as well.   Drug abuse is not just the problem for abusers or their family. The problem affects the whole society, as the…

Sunday

13

March 2011

Helpful Drug Abuse Treatments in New York

by At-Risk.org Staff, on abuse, drug, new york, risk, substance, teen, teenage, teenagers, youth

It is not easy to admit to yourself that you have a drug problem and it takes great courage and determination to struggle with this problem. Gathering strength to deal with addiction is a key step on a way of fighting addiction. Next step is admitting your friends and family that you have a problem, and seek for a professional help.   If you live in New York, it is…

Saturday

12

March 2011

Drug Abuse Interventions are Successful in California

by At-Risk.org Staff, on abuse, california, drug, drugs, risk, substance, teen, teenage, teenagers, youth

Many people from California are drug abusers – that is a fact. Unfortunately, a lot of them are children and young people, that are not aware of consequences and do not want to take advices and reject assistance. In these cases, well-performed intervention can be of great help.   When we mention drug abuse intervention, people may think of unpleasant situations, screaming, crying or even violence. This is not the…

Thursday

10

March 2011

Approach to Parenting Your Teenager in Florida

by At-Risk.org Staff, on florida, parenting, parents, teen, teenagers

When a child gets to its teen years, it is probably the most difficult time in a life of a parent in Florida. Everything changes over night, and most parents are confused with the new situation in a family. Suddenly, your child got bigger, changed an appearance and behavior, doesn’t want to spend time with family, always complaining about something… That is what being a teenager is…

Sunday

06

March 2011

What Can Parents Learn From California Magazines?

by At-Risk.org Staff, on california, magazines, parents, teen, teenagers, tens

Parent magazines are publications, which contains variety of articles for parents and families. They are generally published on a regular schedule. Magazines for parents usually address to mothers, but fathers can read them too. Magazines can found at newsstands and bookstores, or you can order them by mail.   Many parents from California subscribe on parent magazines, as an insurance that they will get the latest news and topics on…

Monday

28

February 2011

Parent Resources for New York Parents

by At-Risk.org Staff, on adult, new, new york, parent, parenting, parents, resource, resources, teen, teenage, teenagers, teens, york

Difficulty of parenting is getting higher all the time, so it is no wonder that parents from New York are in a constant search of resources that will help them raise the children properly. There are so many parent resources that are hard miss. Different resources leave you the choice of picking ones that are most suitable for you. Internet is a very good place to start. There are million…

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

25

February 2011

Frequently Asked Question about Parenting in California

by At-Risk.org Staff, on california, faq about parenting, parenting, parents, questions, teen, teenagers, teens

Parents that ask questions are good parents. As they say, there are no stupid questions, especially from parents concerned for benefit of their children. Therefore, you should ask for everything you need to know or you are not sure of, that will help you with raising your children. Here are some questions that parents from California are usually asking: - How to be a good parent? There is no one…