At-Risk

Resources for parents of at-risk and troubled teens.

texas

Wednesday

30

March 2011

Reading and Writing Drug Abuse Stories as Help for Texas Teens

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

Most of the Texas teens believe that it so not such a big deal if they get high or drunk occasionally. Everybody does it, it makes them feel nice – so then why not do it? They are not aware of actual reasons against it, and consequences drug abuse brings. They hear parents talking about them, but don’t actually listen. Hearing them from other teens may be helpful.…

Saturday

19

March 2011

More Children from Texas Need Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment

by At-Risk.org Staff, on abuse, alcohol, drug, substance, teen, teenager, teens, texas, treatment

Many families from Texas discover that their teenager has some type of addiction. It comes as quite a shock, for this is a very serous problem in deed, no matter if alcohol or drugs caused it. In some cases even, teens have problems both with alcohol, and with drugs.   When a teenager finds himself in this situation, it is difficult for him to get back to normal way of…

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…

Monday

07

March 2011

Child Rearing from Texas Experts

by At-Risk.org Staff, on parenting, parents, rearing, teenagers, teens, texas

Child rearing is bringing up and training of children by their parents (or parent substitutes) since the day they were born until their adulthood. Main things about child rearing are positive relationship and interaction between adults and their children, and not just responsibility of fulfilling physical needs: providing food and shelter. Every experienced parent from Texas will tell you that child rearing is the most significant and important thing you…

Thursday

03

March 2011

Texas Parents Want to Become Even Better at Parenting

by At-Risk.org Staff, on better, good, parenting, parents, teenagers, teens, texas

Many parents from Texas make their children happy, giving them everything they need. Their children are healthy, get their food on a table every day, clothes to wear, school to choose… Still, some parents want to do much more, and become even better at parenting, so they can give their children everything they can, much more than just material things. What your children need more then anything is you,…