Families and children

June 11, 2010: "ADDICTIONS AND RECOVERY"
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SELF HELP FOR ADDICTS, FAMILIES, FRIENDS The Addiction Recovery Foundation has updated and republished this book by its CEO Deirdre Boyd, and kept it at a low price of $9.99, to help as many people as possible to recover from...

May 1, 2010: WHO WILL TREAT THE YOUNG ADDICTS?
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MEPHEDRONE TOLL MOUNTS In February, the UK’s only rehab for 11-18 year olds was finally forced to shut its doors. Within a month, mephedrone washed over these shores like a tsunami, producing a rising flood of addicted teens – with...

January 26, 2009: NO REASON TO BE SANGUINE ABOUT TEENAGE DRUG USE
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This month, the National Treatment Agency published the staggering figure of nearly 25,000 young people under 18 getting "treatment" for their drugs and alcohol problems.[1] 10 years ago, the thought of so many young teenagers using drugs to this degree...

January 15, 2008: The ACoA FACT FINDER
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The UK's largest-ever survey into the extent and traits of children of alcoholics previewed its findings at Addiction Today's conference. It has even more impact than mental illness, concludes Professor Martin Callingham. This article was first published in Addiction Today...