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Parent to Parent

July 26, 2008 1:32 pm Published by Comments Off on Parent to Parent

As Program Director and founder of Straight Up I am enthusiastic about our goals and passionate about my job. However,... View Article


Volunteerism: the anti-drug

July 24, 2008 12:47 pm Published by Comments Off on Volunteerism: the anti-drug

Did you know that youth who volunteer are less likely to abuse marijuana, alcohol, and tobacco and engage in other... View Article


What can parents do?

July 23, 2008 2:26 pm Published by Comments Off on What can parents do?

Are they going to do it anyway? Can parents really make a difference?


Insight to the teen brain

July 23, 2008 2:05 pm Published by Comments Off on Insight to the teen brain

Recently I was guided to an interesting and helpful website A Parent’s Guide to the Teen Brain, presented by The... View Article