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CRAFT Training with Bob Meyers, Ph.D.

Practical Recovery presents: CRAFT training led by Dr. Bob Meyers! 2/29/16-3/2/16 in San Diego. Click here to register! CRAFT (Community Reinforcement and Family Training) provides an evidence-based approach to helping families support loved ones who need additional assistance to overcome

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5 Things You Should Tell Your Kids About Marijuana

Originally posted March 5, 2014 Talk to your kids about marijuana. There’s no denying America is trending toward leniency of marijuana laws. An important question raised is how this trend might affect teenagers and adolescents. While we can’t be sure

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How to Help a Loved One Who Drinks Too Much

By Tom Horvath, Ph.D., ABPP Does your loved one drink too much during the holidays? Or at any time for that matter? What’s the best way to respond? Here are some general guidelines for navigating this challenging time. Every person

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Parents Drinking More When Kids Go Back to School

Are you drinking more now that the kids are back in school? It’s that time of year again… as summer is winding down, kids are getting ready to go back to school. Some parents have been anxiously awaiting the first

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Is Your College Student Drinking or Using Drugs?

Spring break just came to an end, and we know for many families that means school is back in session. For lots of parents, particularly those of us with college students, this past break was a great time for checking

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Home from College: Drugs, Alcohol and Parenting the Adult Child

It’s no secret: college students often develop a lifestyle and habits that fall outside the family value system in which they were raised.

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The Tipsy Mom: Coping Our Way Through Motherhood

Drinking is a common coping strategy in motherhood. Learn how to recognize when the drinking has become a problem, and what to do if you need help.

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Are You Addicted to Social Media?

Our own Seda Gragossian talks to KUSI morning news about some of the signs that you or a loved one might be addicted to social media. KUSI News – San Diego

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Video Game Addiction

Addiction expert Dr. Horvath talks to San Diego’s Fox 5 about kids and video games including warning signs, impact and ways to combat overuse.

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Preventing Addiction in Teens

Addiction treatment is a combination and prevention, with an emphasis on prevention where teens are concerned. Here are eight essential tips for preventing teen addiction.