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Resources for parents of at-risk and troubled teens.

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Thursday

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February 2011

Taking Parenting Classes in Arizona – 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…

Tuesday

22

February 2011

Reading Parenting Books - Imperative for Parents in Arkansas

by At-Risk.org Staff, on Arkansas, books, parenting, parents, reading, teen, teenagers, teens

We want our children to learn and be educated, but we also have to inform ourselves on parenting. Written word is a great tool of learning. As statistic shows, people from Arkansas should read more, so why not start with books on parenting. Parenting books are not just for parents new parents, yet introduced to challenge of parenting. There are also books for parents to be, and even the ones…

Sunday

20

February 2011

Practical Parenting – Raising Teen Children in New York

by At-Risk.org Staff, on new, new york, parenting, parents, practical, raising, teen, teenagers, teens, troubled, york

Practical parenting takes time, and this will be your hardest task when raising children, as it is usually very hard to find time for those who live and work in New York. Still, parent must find a way to manage it, so they can teach their children good behavior. Well behaved child won’t become over night, and it takes a lot of modeling and learning. The more time…

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…

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…

Wednesday

16

February 2011

Disciplining Teenagers Tips – Arkansas Teen Problems

by At-Risk.org Staff, on Arkansas, discipline, disciplining, problems, teen, teenage, teenagers, teens

There is this old, true saying: Little kids, little problems – big kids, big problems. Parents in Arkansas feel this on their own skin every day. Avoid this problems getting even bigger by disciplining your teenagers on time. As soon as they enter teen age, and everything begins to change for them, their behavior will start changing, too. You can be surprised how your well raised chilled, that never caused…

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…

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…

Sunday

06

February 2011

Teen Drug Abuse Counseling in California

by At-Risk.org Staff, on abuse, california, counseling, drug, substance, teen, teens

Drug abuse counselors work with people who are addicted to drugs and other addictive substances. These counselors must assess their clients and then provide appropriate individual or group counseling to help them identify and understand behaviors and problems related to their addictions. They do not provide psychological therapy. They usually work under the supervision of physicians, psychologists and social workers. Drug abuse counselors work in outpatient clinics, halfway houses and…

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…