Archive for the ‘For the Parents’ Category

  • Hushed Child- Helicoptering Isn’t Effective Parenting-TeenDrugRehab

    Don’t Hover, Mom: “Helicoptering” Isn’t Effective Parenting

    Apr 26, 15 • 3605 Views • For the ParentsComments Off on Don’t Hover, Mom: “Helicoptering” Isn’t Effective Parenting

    As parents, we want to do all we can to protect our children and encourage them to grow up to be strong, self-assured and self-confident individuals who can make wise choices in an increasingly complex world. Somewhere along the line, however, many parents...

  • Factors To See If Your Child Is At Risk For Addiction - Teen Rehab

    Is Your Child At Risk For Addiction?

    Mar 10, 15 • 1546 Views • For the ParentsComments Off on Is Your Child At Risk For Addiction?

    As a parent you want the best for your child. You want him to be happy and healthy and to be successful in life. Drug or alcohol addiction is not a part of that plan. In doing the best for your child and preparing him to be a healthy, happy adult, it is...

  • What Parents Of Teens Can Do To Prevent Teen Drug Abuse - TeenRehab

    Medicated Teens More Likely To Abuse Drugs – What Parents Can Do!

    Feb 27, 15 • 1805 Views • Featured, For the ParentsComments Off on Medicated Teens More Likely To Abuse Drugs – What Parents Can Do!

    A recent study found that teens taking anti-anxiety or sleep aid prescriptions are significantly more likely than their peers to abuse prescription medications. Many parents worry about their teens getting into illegal drugs, but the truth is that abuse of...

  • Facts About Substance Abuse To Help You Talk To Your Teen - TeenDrug

    Facts About Substance Abuse To Help You Talk To Your Teen

    Feb 15, 15 • 1362 Views • For the ParentsComments Off on Facts About Substance Abuse To Help You Talk To Your Teen

    You want your teen to be safe, and part of that is teaching him to make good choices about drugs and alcohol. You have peer pressure working against you, a powerful force, but as a parent you still have the upper hand. The best thing you can do to encourage...

  • Now Is The Time - Protect Your Teen From Peer Pressure - TeenRehab

    How To Protect Your Teen From Peer Pressure

    Jan 16, 15 • 1655 Views • Featured, For the ParentsComments Off on How To Protect Your Teen From Peer Pressure

    Peer pressure is a powerful force. If you remember being a teenager, which most of us do with regret, you know just how important it is for young people to fit in with their peers. We all want to be a part of the group and to avoid being too different. In...

  • Beware Treatment Boot Camps For Teens - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    Beware Of Treatment Boot Camps For Teens

    Oct 31, 14 • 1773 Views • For the ParentsComments Off on Beware Of Treatment Boot Camps For Teens

    When you have a troubled teen, especially one that is addicted to or abusing drugs or alcohol, it can feel like your world got turned upside down. You may jump at the chance to get him into a treatment program that promises to build character, develop skills...

  • How To Keep Your Kids Away From Alcohol On Labor Day - TeenDrugRehabs

    How To Keep Your Kids Away From Alcohol On Labor Day

    Aug 27, 14 • 2061 Views • For the ParentsComments Off on How To Keep Your Kids Away From Alcohol On Labor Day

    Holidays are synonymous with celebration, and in the minds of many, celebration is synonymous with uncontrolled alcohol consumption. This isn’t ideal in any context, but this...

  • Teen Drug Facts & Dangers - What You Need To Know - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    Teen Drug Facts And Dangers – What You Need To Know

    Aug 20, 14 • 1565 Views • For the ParentsComments Off on Teen Drug Facts And Dangers – What You Need To Know

    Knowledge is power and in few situations is that truth more powerful than when it comes to teens and drugs. Teenagers always want to experiment and take risks, but when it comes to drugs those risks can have consequences that...

  • Who & What Influences Children Most To Not Use Drugs - TeenDrugRehabs

    Who And What Influences Children Most To Not Use Drugs?

    Aug 15, 14 • 1539 Views • For the ParentsComments Off on Who And What Influences Children Most To Not Use Drugs?

    When it comes to adolescents and their decisions about high-risk behavior, such as whether to abuse prescription drugs, parents exert more influence than they may imagine. Many American parents believe that they have little voice in the choices their kids...

  • Helping Parents Talk To Their Kids About Drinking And Drugs

    Kids And Drugs: If You Talk, They Will Listen

    Aug 11, 14 • 1585 Views • For the ParentsComments Off on Kids And Drugs: If You Talk, They Will Listen

    Underage drinking is a serious problem in the U.S., and yet it is a topic that is often avoided in families. It may be that parents feel that no matter what they say, their children will choose to drink. It might be that many parents believe that their child...