Resources & Education

May 31st, 2016

For Parents: Warning Signs of Drug Abuse

Many parents report being completely blindsided when they find out that their son or daughter has been abusing alcohol or drugs.   Read more
March 10th, 2016

The Difficult Truth: The Real Reasons Why Kids Turn to Drugs and Alcohol

As parents, our most basic instincts are to protect our children, but how can we guard them every minute, of every day, from all of the dangers, temptations, and pressures that they will face? Read more
July 15th, 2015

Living as the Child of an Addicted Parent

Alcohol and substance abuse addiction impacts more than just the addict. When addiction sufferers are parents, an entire family can suffer the negative effects of the addiction. Read more
February 2nd, 2015

Setting the Addict Free From Blame

“She can stop whenever she wants.” “It’s his own fault.” “He brought this on himself.” “Addiction is a lack of willpower.” These are only a few of the statements made about addicts and their addition. Read more
January 14th, 2015

How to keep calm, cool and collected when you suspect your child is abusing substances

If you suspect that your son or daughter is using or abusing substances including drugs and alcohol, you are probably going through many different emotions.   Read more
November 4th, 2014

Parenting vs. social media: Is snooping the answer?

Monitoring your child while allowing privacy has been an ongoing battle since the initiation of parenting. Read more
October 23rd, 2014

Teen to teen: Confronting your friend about alcohol and drug abuse

Talking about drug use is a difficult process, but it’s even more difficult when the person you’re talking to is your friend. Read more

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