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Monthly Archives: July 2017

The Relationship Between Violence and Addiction

The objective of this article is to acquaint readers with the relationship between violence and addiction.

By: Susan Adams, M. Ed. 

The Relationship Between Violence and Addiction

Summary: It would seem to be self-evident that the consuming of substances lowers boundaries between people and therefore increases violence. With the consumption of alcohol, people are more likely to lose reason and then control and to act out negative emotion. Continue reading

Recovery Predictors in the Treatment of Substance Abuse

The objective of this article is to acquaint readers with the factors that make for clean and sober goal achievement in substance abuse recovery.

By: Susan Adams, M. Ed. 

Recovery Predictors in the Treatment of Substance Abuse

Summary: It is possible for people with alcohol and drug problems to maintain a clean and sober life style without experiencing a relapse-or, to stay clean and sober following a relapse. Continue reading

Teach My Children How to Drink?

The objective of this article is to describe a methods for teaching responsible drinking to older adolescence.

By: Susan Adams, M. Ed. 

Teach My Children How to Drink?!

Summary: Young people who do not abstain from alcohol can be taught to drink responsibly. This relates to their attitudes about alcohol and the way they use it. This article describes how to teach safe drinking. Continue reading

Turning Responsible Children into Troubled Teens

The objective of this article is to help parents individualize their expectations for youngsters in an effort to decrease unnecessary pressure which can lead to acting out in adolescence if not before.

By: Susan Adams, M. Ed. 

A Step Toward Preventing Problem Teens/Rearing Children Realistically

Summary: It is impossible to raise children without external pressures. However, we can mitigate these pressures with appropriate expectations, praise, and guidelines. Continue reading

A Step Toward Preventing Problem Teens

The objective of this article is to help parents individualize their expectations for youngsters in an effort to decrease unnecessary pressure which can lead to acting out in adolescence if not before.

By: Susan Adams, M. Ed. 

A Step Toward Preventing Problem Teens/Rearing Children Realistically

Summary: It is impossible to raise children without external pressures. However, we can mitigate these pressures with appropriate expectations, praise, and guidelines. Continue reading

Telling the Children When a Pet Dies

The objective of this article is to provide some suggestions for dealing with children in the event of the death of a pet.

By: Susan Adams, M. Ed. 

Telling the Children When a Pet Dies

Summary: People tend to do more harm than good in their attempts to protect children from many things, including the death of beloved pets. Continue reading

Effects of Working Moms

The objective of this article is to present a discussion of how moms can work and raise healthy children at the same time.

By: Susan Adams, M. Ed. 

Effects of Working Moms

Summary: I am asked all the time by people with new babies or young children about how having both parents work will affect the child. These are my views. Continue reading

Dealing With Teens Around Money/Problem Prevention Tactics

The objective of this article is to provide suggestions to parents for dealing with their teens around the subject of money to prevent those teens from becoming problematic later.

By: Susan Adams, M. Ed. 

Dealing With Teens Around Money/Problem Prevention Tactics

Summary: Money is one of the three big battlegrounds of marriage and is also a prime source of friction between parents and children. Continue reading

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