Category Archives: Adolescent Stage

How to Help Teenagers Avoid Drug Use

At least 50% of high school seniors have tried an illegal drug, according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA). This just basically means that these teens are now exposed to the many potential health issues brought by this substance. As a parent or legal guardian, it is your responsibility to ensure that your … Continue reading

Parent Tips: How to Break Barriers in Giving The Talk to Your Teen

As parents’ advocates in fighting Teen Substance Abuse in Los Angeles, we have grown to understand how emotionally distracting it is to find out that your adolescent is into substance abuse. While this can draw out different kinds of reactions from you, we encourage you to be in the perspective of a learner with the … Continue reading