Guiding parents through the maze of what to do when you discover or suspect that your child is using drugs or alcohol.

 

Addressing substance abuse with teenage children is one of the most difficult challenges parents can face. From not knowing how to handle the “gut feeling” that goes with early suspicions, to the confusing and often frightening process of finding the right help for a child with an out of control drug problem, the ability to effectively deal with teen substance abuse is critical—as the consequences at stake are grave.

5 Things Every Parent Should Know About Teen Substance Abuse”    

Educational and clinical support that gives parents a road map for getting through the potentially turbulent time of dealing with a teen who may be experimenting with drugs or alcohol.

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  1. Community Education        Presentations that cover everything from warning signs and assessment to dealing with denial and how to achieve successful treatment. Learn more



  1. Parent Support Groups    Ongoing weekly groups for parents to address issues related to having a child going through treatment and maintaining recovery.

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  1. Assessment and Intervention    The key to addressing substance abuse is effective assessment. This includes accurate identification of the extent of chemical use, developing a plan that best meets the client’s needs, and providing the clinical support to accomplish successful follow-through.  Learn more



  1. Counseling Services        From prevention efforts for clients who have not developed an addiction, to ongoing support for clients who have been through treatment, Jim Savage provides individual counseling and intensive workshops. Learn more

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Jim,

Thank you for all of the work you have done to help me and my children. You have a gift! I am glad you are continuing to share your knowledge and insights about substance abuse with parents and those who can help teens.


The skills and tools you shared with me as a parent have been invaluable. I have been able to help my children and myself in large part due to your insight and help. Thank you!                                                                                    

                                       

                                                        Parent of a recovering teen

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