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Friday

01

April 2011

Some Positive Parenting Tips for Louisiana Parents

by At-Risk.org Staff, on abuse, at risk, drug, Louisiana, parenting, parents, positive, teenagers, teens, youth

Some of Louisiana parents are not handling problems with their teens very well, and they are in need of some positive parenting tips. Here are some basic tips that might be helpful in creating a positive child-parent relationship. Respect your children and treat them as individual persons, with mind and desires of their own. Understand that, even though they are a part of you, they may be different in many…

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…

Tuesday

08

March 2011

Parents from New York Are Interested in Parenting Blogs

by At-Risk.org Staff, on at risk, blog, blogs, new york, parenting, parents, youth

Parenting blog is a website or part of website, which feature commentary and discussions especially about parenting. It is a form of an on-line diary, usually maintained by an individual, who often publish daily entries. Readers can post comments on each journal entry. Most of the authors of this type of blogs are women. Parenting blog is usually about communication between the writer and the readers of the blog, but…

Saturday

05

March 2011

Satisfied Parents from Illinois After Parent Coaching

by At-Risk.org Staff, on at risk, Chicago, coaching, Illinois, parents, teenagers, teens, youth

Parenting is the most important job we will ever do in our lives, so we should make sure that we prepare ourselves for it. Society in which we raise our children has changed over the years, in a way that is making parenting job much harder. Many influences like internet and media are contributing to this problem. In order to make parenting better, many parents from Illinois ask parent coaches…

Wednesday

02

March 2011

Do You Have Signs of Bad Parenting โ€“ Question for New York Parents

by At-Risk.org Staff, on bad, new york, parenting, parents, risk, teenagers, teens, youth

Bad parenting is main thing that creates bad behavior in children. Most of the parents from New York are good, loving parents, but unfortunately – not all of them are. These parents put their children at risk of living an undisciplined life, with many psychological scars from their childhood. There are many signs of bad parenting. Parents are to study as many of them as they can, so they could…