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Resources for parents of at-risk and troubled teens.

Warning Signs

Sunday

03

October 2010

Warning Signs of Teen Drugs Abuse

by At-Risk.org Staff, on at risk youth, drug abuse warning signs, teen drugs abuse, Warning Signs, warning signs of drug abuse, Warning Signs of Teen Drug Abuse

We all know that teen drug abuse is a serious problem that is always on the rise. It seems like most of our efforts are vain, but they are not. You have to realize that more than 90% abuse problems are stopped and prevented in home. So in order to make sure that your child is not abusing drugs you have to look for the warning signs. All of the…

Tuesday

14

September 2010

Teen Suicide Warning Signs

by At-Risk.org Staff, on at risk blog, at risk youth, teen depression, Teen suicide, Teen Suicide Warning Signs, teen warning signs, Warning Signs, warning signs of suicide

Teens are prone to depression even more than adults, and unfortunately that depression and many other reasons lead to teen suicide. A recent study showed that 4 out of 5 teens that attempted to commit suicide showed warning signs prior to the attempt. This is why it is of the utmost importance that you know what teen suicide warning signs are in order to prevent your teen from attempting such…

Monday

13

September 2010

Warning Signs of Teen Drug Abuse

by At-Risk.org Staff, on at risk blog, at risk youth, teen drug abuse, Teen Substance Abuse, Warning Signs, Warning Signs of Teen Drug Abuse

Probably the most horrible things that can happen to a teen and his family is drug abuse. The only way to battle this problem is intervention, the sooner you notice the signs the better, but in most cases teenagers are using drugs for months before anyone notices. In some cases when parents find out about the drug abuse by their teen child they underestimate the seriousness of the issue. If…

Wednesday

08

September 2010

Teenage Dropouts, Facts to Know

by At-Risk.org Staff, on at risk blog, at risk youth, dropout facts, graduate high school, teen dropout facts, Teenage Dropouts, teenage dropouts facts, Warning Signs

We still have the problem with teenage dropouts, although most think that this is an issue of the past as the recent studies showed that dropouts were at a decline, the new results show that the percentage of dropouts declined only 2% in the last 10 years. We have over 6,000 teenage drop out of school each day, which is a horrifying number. The fact that this didn’…

Thursday

29

July 2010

Teen Mental Help, the Warning Signs

by At-Risk.org Staff, on at risk blog, at risk youth, mental health issues, mental health problems, teen mental health, teen mental help, Warning Signs

Most parents go into the teen years unprepared and they feel overwhelmed when their teenagers start changing. Other parents prepare for the teen years but still don’t know what hit them. Changes are inevitable, parents know that so they deal with it on some level, but our teen children have no idea what is happening, which makes the situation much harder. [caption id="attachment_756" align=…

Saturday

17

April 2010

Warning Signs of Struggling Teens

by At-Risk.org Staff, on at risk, at risk youth, at risk youth blog, risk youth, Struggling Teens, teen behavior, troubled teen, troubled teenagers, warning sign, Warning Signs, Warning Signs of Struggling Teens

There are plenty of stories that have a sad ending and most of them are followed by comment like, “We didn’t even see it coming.” I hear that a lot, you hear that a lot, but that is not true, maybe they really didn’t see it coming, but that was the parents fault. Every single troubled teenager, every single struggling teenager shows warning signs, and not just one…