Alkoholpolitik und Volksgesundheit

USA: New Parent Helpline Provides Support, Resources For Teen Substance Abuse

Sonntag 31. Juli 2011 von htm

When parents find out their teen is abusing drugs or alcohol, the family’s immediate focus is generally on getting help for the teen. But parents are often in great need of help themselves. They may need advice on what to say to their teen, how to evaluate whether he or she needs professional treatment and where to find the appropriate substance abuse treatment program if one is needed. A new toll-free telephone helpline is providing that assistance.
The Parents Toll-Free Helpline, 1-855-DRUGFREE (1-855-378-4373), is staffed by clinical social workers with practical experience in substance abuse prevention and treatment. … (Source: Join Together, 07/29/11)

Kategorie: Addiction, Allgemein, Binge Drinking, Children, consumption, Education, Global, Parents, Prevention, Treatment, Youth | Keine Kommentare »

Student Death Prompts Underage-Drinking Reporting Reform in Utah

Freitag 26. Februar 2010 von htm

Youths who call for help when underage drinkers get sick from drinking will get leniency — but not a free pass — from the courts under legislation approved by a Utah Senate panel. (Source: Join Together, 2/24/10)

Kategorie: Allgemein, Court Case, Global, Prevention, Workplace, Youth | Keine Kommentare »

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