Unfortunately, this situation is all too common – parents suddenly learn that their teen is (or may be) using drugs.
Early recovery brings up a number of new challenges. For a newly sober person the holiday season can be particularly
There are several components of substance abuse treatment but for the sake of simplicity the focus of this article will be on
When a young person enters drug and alcohol treatment most parents have (what seem to be) thousands of questions. What about school?
The drug epidemic has afflicted young people in America for decades. There is no shortage of ideas on how to
August and September can be interesting months in the adolescent substance abuse treatment field. Vacations are wrapping up, school is
Substance abuse recovery for young people is not the same as it is for adults. A common misconception is that
No one wants to wake up one day and realize their son or daughter has a serious drug and/or alcohol problem.
There has been some recent interest in the use of smoking marijuana as a harm-reduction strategy to treat opiate/heroin addicts.