The neurobiology of substance use, misuse, and addiction

2017-07-24T17:29:16+00:00

See the article below from addiction.surgeongeneral.com to learn about how the brain develops substance abuse disorders. https://addiction.surgeongeneral.gov/executive-summary/report/neurobiology-substance-use-misuse-and-addiction

The neurobiology of substance use, misuse, and addiction2017-07-24T17:29:16+00:00

A Parent’s Guide to Prevention

2017-07-24T16:54:57+00:00

Every parent wants to protect their children from drug abuse, but it isn't always easy knowing how to do it. See the guide below from getsmartaboutdrugs.gov to arm yourself with the knowledge you need to

A Parent’s Guide to Prevention2017-07-24T16:54:57+00:00

Sobering Truth About Addiction Treatment in America

2017-07-24T16:52:10+00:00

Though many Americans suffer from some form of addiction, the rate of those receiving treatment is lower than you might think. See the article below from psychologytoday.com to learn about addiction treatment in America. https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/overcoming-addiction/201705/sobering-truth-about-addiction-treatment-in-america

Sobering Truth About Addiction Treatment in America2017-07-24T16:52:10+00:00

Effects of Marijuana on Teens: How Marijuana Laws Change the Conversation

2017-08-10T20:23:09+00:00

New laws regarding the legalization of marijuana have many people concerned about its effect on teenagers. See the article below from yourteenmag.com to shed some light on this controversial issue. https://yourteenmag.com/drugs-alcohol/marijuana-use-by-teens

Effects of Marijuana on Teens: How Marijuana Laws Change the Conversation2017-08-10T20:23:09+00:00

Prescription Painkillers: Should Your Teenager Ever Take Them?

2017-07-24T16:45:41+00:00

The risk of your teenager developing an opioid addiction is a very real concern when taking prescription painkillers. See the article below from yourteenmag.com to discover the best way to handle a situation where your

Prescription Painkillers: Should Your Teenager Ever Take Them?2017-07-24T16:45:41+00:00

How to Talk About Drug Use to Your Kids

2017-07-24T16:37:35+00:00

Speaking to your kids about drugs can be a difficult subject to broach without prior knowledge of what to say and how to react. See the article below from addictioneducationsociety.org to learn what types of

How to Talk About Drug Use to Your Kids2017-07-24T16:37:35+00:00

The 4 Traits That Put Kids at Risk for Addiction

2017-07-24T16:35:01+00:00

Being able to recognize addictive traits in children can change the direction that their lives might take. See the article below from nytimes.com to learn to recognize these traits. https://www.nytimes.com/2016/10/04/well/family/the-4-traits-that-put-kids-at-risk-for-addiction.html

The 4 Traits That Put Kids at Risk for Addiction2017-07-24T16:35:01+00:00

What Can You Learn from a Lobster about Change?

2017-07-24T16:25:37+00:00

Making changes in your life is never easy, but you may be able to find inspiration from unexpected places. See the article below from motivationandchange.com to learn about how a lobster's life can motivate you

What Can You Learn from a Lobster about Change?2017-07-24T16:25:37+00:00

6 Essential Books for Those with an Addicted Loved One

2017-07-24T16:22:23+00:00

Looking to help out a loved one struggling with addiction? See the article below from recover.org for 6 book recommendations that can shed light on their life. http://www.recovery.org/6-essential-books-for-those-with-an-addicted-loved-one/

6 Essential Books for Those with an Addicted Loved One2017-07-24T16:22:23+00:00