Parenting Tips

January 4, 2017

What’s the Big Deal about Marijuana? And How Your Teen Can Be Your Greatest Resource

With many states passing medical marijuana laws, and in some cases laws for recreational use of marijuana, it’s sometimes hard to convey that marijuana use can […]
October 18, 2016

Parent Guide to Hosting Teen Parties

Parties are an important part of young people’s lives for socialization, relaxation, and entertainment. Unfortunately, hosting or going to a party often includes other activities that could […]
August 26, 2016

Typical Teenage Behavior?

While most teens in our area make the healthy choice to not use alcohol and other drugs, others are struggling with frequent use or addiction. For […]
June 22, 2016
Summer and Transitions

Transitions and Summertime

Transitions and Summertime School is out, and the passage from school to summer comes with plenty of transitions for our teens. Tweens are transitioning from grade […]
May 29, 2016
Father and Son Talking

Parents: Your Words and Actions are Powerful

Parents: Your Words and Actions are Powerful While parent-child conversations about not drinking are essential, talking isn’t enough. As kids become teens, the pressures to drink become almost […]
May 29, 2016
Talk to Your Kids about Drugs

Talk to Your Kids: They Do Hear You

Talk to Your Kids: They Do Hear You When it comes to talking to children about alcohol and drugs, parents are often uneasy about what to say, leading […]