Posts Tagged ‘Influences’

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

    Is Your Child At Risk For Addiction?

    Mar 10, 15 • 2677 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...

  • Can Peer Pressure Trump Genetics For Alcohol Abuse - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    Can A Teen’s Peers Override Genetic Safeguards Against Alcohol Abuse?

    Dec 19, 14 • 3250 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on Can A Teen’s Peers Override Genetic Safeguards Against Alcohol Abuse?

    A combination of genetic factors can strongly influence the odds that any given person will develop a diagnosable case of alcohol use disorder (alcohol abuse/alcoholism). Some of these factors increase risks, while others decrease them. In a study...

  • Invalidated By Family & Peers Suicide/Self-Harm Risk For Teens-TeenRehab

    Family And Peer Invalidation: A Suicide And Self-Harm Risk For Teens

    Dec 2, 14 • 3086 Views • SuicideComments Off on Family And Peer Invalidation: A Suicide And Self-Harm Risk For Teens

    By Christi van Eyken Teenagers who experience a lack of acceptance or feelings of invalidation from their family and their peers are at a greater risk for...

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

    Who And What Influences Children Most To Not Use Drugs?

    Aug 15, 14 • 2772 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...