Posts Tagged ‘Parents’

  • E-cig & Teen-Liquid Pot-Synthetic Marijuana-Teen Drug Rehabs

    Liquid Pot: The Latest Synthetic Drug Harming Teens

    Apr 28, 15 • 6137 Views • Synthetic Drug UseComments Off on Liquid Pot: The Latest Synthetic Drug Harming Teens

    Synthetic marijuana has been a troubling drug in the marketplace for years, but now there is a liquid form that could pose an even greater danger than the previous “herbal” blends. Synthetic marijuana liquid is a particularly troubling form of pot because...

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

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

    Apr 26, 15 • 3191 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...

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    Why You Need To Talk To Your Teen About Cold Medicine

    Apr 21, 15 • 3030 Views • Drug AbuseComments Off on Why You Need To Talk To Your Teen About Cold Medicine

    It may seem silly, but if you have a teenager, you need to talk to him about the dangers of abusing over-the-counter cough and cold medicines. Although a number of brands and generic products can be abused this way, a common slang term for any such cold...

  • Bullying In Schools Still Common - Teen Rehab

    Despite Nationwide Efforts, Bullying In Schools Still Common

    Apr 19, 15 • 2561 Views • Featured, Self Esteem & IdentityComments Off on Despite Nationwide Efforts, Bullying In Schools Still Common

    Bullying of all kinds has become a prominent issue in the news, and putting a stop to widespread bullying has become a priority of various public awareness campaigns and legislative efforts. Despite these efforts, new research from Clemson University suggests...

  • Social & Emotional Consequences Of Underage Drinking-teendrugrehabs

    The Scary Consequences Of Teen Drinking

    Apr 17, 15 • 2703 Views • Alcohol Abuse, FeaturedComments Off on The Scary Consequences Of Teen Drinking

    Peer pressure and substance abuse go hand-in-hand for many teens, which means that too many put their lives and futures at risk by drinking. Underage drinking is nothing new. Kids have always experimented with substance abuse, and drinking is at the top of...

  • TV Alcohol Ads-Increase Risk Teen Drinking Problems -Teen Rehab

    TV Ads For Alcohol: Do They Increase The Risk For Teenage Drinking Problems?

    Apr 12, 15 • 2920 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on TV Ads For Alcohol: Do They Increase The Risk For Teenage Drinking Problems?

    Teenagers who view and respond favorably to televised alcohol advertisements have significantly elevated chances of participating in binge drinking and heavy drinking, according to current findings issued by a team of American and German researchers. Teens...

  • Impact Sleeping Problems Have On Teen Alcohol Use-Teen Drug Rehabs

    What Impact Do Sleeping Problems Have On Teen Alcohol Use?

    Apr 7, 15 • 2171 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on What Impact Do Sleeping Problems Have On Teen Alcohol Use?

    The presence of insomnia or other sleeping problems substantially increases the odds that a teenager will binge drink and experience a range of alcohol-related harms, current research indicates. For a variety of reasons, teenagers have significant chances of...

  • Guiding Teens Substance Abuse Mental Health Disorders-TeenDrugRehabs

    The Mental Health Effects Of Teen Substance Abuse – How To Help Your Teen!

    Apr 5, 15 • 2398 Views • Featured, Mental HealthComments Off on The Mental Health Effects Of Teen Substance Abuse – How To Help Your Teen!

    While impending mental disorders are not the fates of all teens who experiment with drugs or drinking, mental health is an important factor to consider when thinking about how drug and alcohol abuse affect young people. Substance abuse and mental illness...

  • How To Help A Girl Who Self-Injures - www.TeenDrugRehabs.com

    Why Girls Self-Injure And How To Help Them

    Apr 3, 15 • 2147 Views • Behavioral Addictions, FeaturedComments Off on Why Girls Self-Injure And How To Help Them

    Your beautiful young daughter has scarred her arms and legs with instruments of torture: razors, glass, pencil erasers — anything that can cut or burn skin. The more marks appear, the more you feel desperate to stop her from hurting herself. You ransack her...

  • Tips On How To Cope With A Child's OCD - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    How To Cope With A Child’s OCD

    Mar 31, 15 • 1254 Views • Mental IllnessComments Off on How To Cope With A Child’s OCD

    Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) is a condition most often associated with adults. However, a small percentage of children also have OCD. Most kids affected by OCD will typically see symptoms around the age of 10, and this can be very challenging for...