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The dangers of marijuana use among young adults

It’s Not ‘Just Weed’: The Dangers of Marijuana Abuse in Young Adults

For many young adults, marijuana use can seem like a rite of passage. Friends are using the drug and it has become recreationally legal in more than a dozen states. It...

How normal is binge drinking among young adults?

Binge Drinking: Is it Ever Really ‘Normal’?

For many young adults, drinking seems to be everywhere. It is almost like a rite of passage into adulthood. There are parties and peer pressure that encourages drinking....

How to help your child suffering from drug addiction

Is My Child High? What You Need to Know & How to Help

Seeing a child fall victim to drugs can be difficult for any parent. The first thing to remember, a child or young adult having an addiction isn’t a sign of parental...

How drug and alcohol treatment programs work

Young Adult Drug Treatment: How it Works

When young adults decide to get treatment for their alcohol or drug abuse, it can be a scary time. It can be frightening to admit there is a problem. It can be confusing...

Young Adult Rehab

Substance Abuse in Young Adults: When Rehab is Necessary

You caught your kid smoking pot with his friends over the weekend. Or, you realized that someone’s been watering down your liquor bottles. You’re angry, disappointed —...

How young adult treatment centers for abuse work

Young Adult Treatment Centers: How it Works

For many young adults, the decision to get treatment can be filled with angst. When teens and people in their 20s decide to get help, it can be the start of a path down...

What are signs of drug and alcohol abuse?

Is My Child High? Signs of Substance Abuse in Young Adults

Teens and young adults experimenting with drugs and alcohol can be a time. Many young adults try substances and stop. For others, a disease takes hold. They can’t...

how to choose young adult addiction treatment

How to Choose the Right Young Adult Addiction Treatment Program for a Loved One

It’s hard to deny now: You have a son or daughter that needs addiction treatment. They are acting out, their actions are erratic, and something needs to be done ... now....

How to pay for addiction treatment

How to Pay for the Best Young Adult Addiction Treatment Programs

Your son or daughter has agreed to enter into a treatment program for their young adult substance abuse. After spending weeks planning on how to talk to them about their...