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Substance Abuse


Guilt but Never Despair What did we do wrong?  How could we have averted this problem?  These and many other questions haunted my husband and me.  Our son, Steve, at age 17, had been expelled from military school for using marijuana.  This happened in April, just six weeks before he would have completed a very […]

10 Signs Your Teenager is in Trouble


1. Depressed – Your teenager is acting depressed. He/she doesn’t want to do anything, lacks motivation, has lost interest in things he likes to do, and has a decreased attention span or effectiveness when doing things. 2. Anxious – Your teenager is feeling some anxiety. He or she cannot relax, is not sleeping well, having […]