Detecting an Overdose

Detecting an Overdose

There are many ways to detect if someone is overdosing and it is important to know what those signs and symptoms are so that you can help save someone’s life. There are different signs and symptoms depending on what type of substance was ingested, or if multiple...
Stages of conversations for substance abuse

Stages of conversations for substance abuse

It is never too early to starting talking about substance abuse with your children. However, it can be difficult to determine at what age your children should be aware of certain things. There are certain things that every child should by by the time they reach...
“Just being Teens”

“Just being Teens”

I am sure you have said or heard your friends say, “my teen is being such a child right now.” Or, “Don’t worry they are just being kids.” Sometimes you need to think twice about “just a teenage” behavior Youth go through so...
The Dreaded Conversation

The Dreaded Conversation

Talking to Your Kids about Alcohol No parent wants to even think that their children would ever, or is, drinking while underage. But one of the best ways to make sure that your child doesn’t drink underage, is to talk to them about all things relating to alcohol. It...

Myth vs Fact on Underage Drinking

There are many concepts regarding underage drinking that many think to be true but aren’t actually correct. Here are a few misconceptions about underage drinking remedied   MYTH: It’s better for teens to drink instead of do drugs. FACT: All substance are...