Tag Archives: drug and alcohol

The Adolescent Brain and Substance Abuse

The Adolescent Brain And Substance Abuse Fact Sheet During puberty, hormones (estrogen and testosterone) associated with risk taking and sensation seeking are surging at a time when the brain’s ability to make decisions, weigh consequences, understand and accept responsibility, and … Continue reading

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A New Family Education Series

LRADAC is offering a free monthly meeting the last Monday of every month from 5:30-7:00pm. “A New Family Education Series: For Families and Friends of those experiencing problems with alcohol and other drug issues.” Location: 1068 S. Lake Dr., Lexington, … Continue reading

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Suicide Prevention Dialog With Consumers And Survivors: From Pain To Promise

This report provides further understanding of suicide and recovery from those who have attempted suicide and those who try to help. This publication is part of an ongoing series of dialogues, called Building Bridges, that bring together individuals with lived … Continue reading

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