RESOURCES – Support for the Addicted Child

Above the Influence

Join the movement empowering young people to recognize and face the influences around us, including the pressure to abuse drugs and alcohol.
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Alcoholics Anonymous

An international fellowship of men and women who have had a drinking problem. Their stated purpose is to enable “members to stay sober and help other alcoholics achieve sobriety”.
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LifeRing

LifeRing Secular Recovery is an abstinence-based, worldwide network of individuals seeking to live in recovery from addiction to alcohol or to other non-medically indicated drugs.
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Narcotics Anonymous

Narcotics Anonymous is a nonprofit fellowship of people in recovery from drug addiction.
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She Recovers

An international movement of women (self-identified) in or seeking recovery from a variety of issues, including substance use disorders and other behavioral health issues, trauma, abuse, codependency, and grief.
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SMART Recovery

A program to help people recover from all types of addictive behaviors, including: drug abuse, alcohol abuse, gambling addiction, and addiction to other substances and activities.
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Teen Lifeline

Our programs include life skills development, community education and prevention services.
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Workit Health

Start addiction treatment in seconds with board-certified doctors, therapists, and coaches over live chat and video.
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Addiction Center

The impact of substance abuse in college.
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Association of Recovery Schools

Adolescent Substance Misuse Trends Shown by a Recent Nationwide Study.
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College Drinking

Harmful and underage college drinking are significant public health problems, and they exact an enormous toll on the intellectual and social lives of students on campuses across the United States.
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College Drinking – Changing The Culture

This is your one-stop resource for comprehensive research-based information on issues related to alcohol abuse and binge drinking among college students.
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College Parents Matter – Have The Conversation

Tools and scripts to improve communication with your college student.
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CollegeStats.org

Understanding Drug and Alcohol Addiction on College Campuses
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Drug and Alcohol Abuse in College-Age & Young Adults

The most recent Monitoring the Future national survey results on substance use, including patterns of marijuana and alcohol use, nicotine use, and non-medical use of prescription drugs.
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Prevalence of Adolescent Substance Misuse

Adolescent Substance Misuse Trends Shown by a Recent Nationwide Study.
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ProjectKnow – Understanding Addiction

High School Student Substance Abuse in the United States and Europe.
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SAMHSA – Parent Resources

Check out these resources to help you start—and keep up—the conversation about the dangers of drinking alcohol and using other drugs at a young age.
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The Checkup: Meltdown U. And Mental Health Tips For Parents Of College Kids

Explores the mental health of college students.
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ULifeline – Your Online Resource for College Mental Health

Your online resource for college mental health.
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Addiction Resource Center

Treatment and recovery support near you.
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Hope Not Handcuffs

An initiative started by Families Against Narcotics (FAN), aimed at bringing law enforcement and community organizations together in an effort to find viable treatment options for individuals seeking help to reduce dependency with drugs and alcohol.
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PAARI—The Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative

The Police Assisted Addiction & Recovery Initiative (PAARI) provides support and resources to help law enforcement agencies nationwide create non-arrest pathways to treatment and recovery.
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SAMHSA – Medication Assisted Treatment

Medication-assisted treatment (MAT), including opioid treatment programs (OTPs), combines behavioral therapy and medications to treat substance use disorders.
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SAMHSA – Treatment Locator

Find alcohol, drug, or mental health treatment facilities around the country, confidentially and anonymously.
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Camp Erin (a part of the Eluna network)

Camp Erin is the largest national bereavement program for youth grieving the death of a significant person in their lives.
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Eluna

Our unique programs bring kids together to ease their pain and provide tools to help restore hope when facing the death of someone close to them or substance abuse.
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