Alcohol Treatment Centers Bainbridge Island WA

Alcohol use by young people is extremely dangerous - both to themselves and society at large. Underage alcohol use is associated with traffic fatalities, violence, unsafe sex, suicide, educational failure, and other problem behaviors that diminish the prospects of future success, as well as health risks.

Meier New Life Clinics - Seattle Outpatient Clinic
(425) 487-3885
9706 NE 4th Ave
Seattle, WA
Specialty
Counseling center or practice
Additional Information
Meier Clinics has been providing answers to life's problems since 1976 through a wide array of mental health care programs. Our programs are unique as we treat the whole person?emotionally, physically, and spiritually. All of our clinical staff (psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, marriage and family counselors, addiction counselors, dieticians, etc.) are committed Christians who are fully credentialed and professionally trained. They are dedicated to providing a safe environment

Data Provided by:
Linda L Anderson MS
(206) 782-7448
3002 NW Market St
Seattle, WA
 
Peter Hannah, MA LMHC
(206) 799-6566
1800 Westlake Ave N
Seattle, WA
 
Fernandez Flor Counseling Service
(206) 284-0912
1818 Westlake Ave N
Seattle, WA
 
Francine H Powel, Ph.D
(206) 720-6155
18777 9th Ave NE
Poulsbo, WA
Prices and/or Promotions
Accept most insurances

Meier New Life Clinics - Bothell Outpatient and Day Program
(425) 487-3885
22010 17th Avenue SE
Bothell, WA
Specialty
Counseling center or practice
Additional Information
Meier Clinics has been providing answers to life's problems since 1976 through a wide array of mental health care programs. Our programs are unique as we treat the whole person?emotionally, physically, and spiritually. All of our clinical staff (psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, marriage and family counselors, addiction counselors, dieticians, etc.) are committed Christians who are fully credentialed and professionally trained. They are dedicated to providing a safe environment

Data Provided by:
Carolyn Powley LICSW
(206) 380-6445
3002 NW Market St
Seattle, WA
Prices and/or Promotions
Counselor, Couples Counseling, Mental Health Counseling, Depression Counseling, Counseling

Hope Recovery Coaching Services
(619) 838-0662
12119 Wallingford PL NW
Silverdale, WA
Prices and/or Promotions
$300 a month for 4 30 minute sessions

Antioch Counseling Clinic
(206) 268-4840
2326 Sixth Ave
Seattle, WA
 
Jolyn Wells-Moran, PhD, MSW Counseling
(206) 354-5025
1200 6th Avenue
Seattle, WA
 
Data Provided by:

Reducing Underage Drinking: A Collective Responsibility

Provided By: 

Reducing Underage Drinking: A Collective Responsibility

JoinTogether.org

Thursday, March 01, 2007 Alcohol use by young people is extremely dangerous - both to themselves and society at large. Underage alcohol use is associated with traffic fatalities, violence, unsafe sex, suicide, educational failure, and other problem behaviors that diminish the prospects of future success, as well as health risks. Despite these serious concerns, the media continues to make drinking look attractive to youth, and it remains possible and even easy for teenagers to get access to alcohol.

Why is this dangerous behavior so pervasive? What can be done to prevent it? What will work and who is responsible for making sure it happens? Reducing Underage Drinking: A Collective Responsbility, a joint report by the National Research Council and Institute of Medicine, addresses these questions and proposes a new way to combat underage alcohol use. It explores the ways in which may different individuals and groups contribute to the problem and how they can be enlisted to prevent it.

The report says that reducing underage drinking requires a cooperative effort from all levels of government, alcohol manufacturers and retailers, the entertainment industry, parents and other adults in a community. The report proposes a comprehensive strategy to curb underage drinking, a problem that costs the nation an estimated $53 billion annually, due in part to losses stemming from traffic fatalities and vi...

Click here to read the rest of this article from Addicted.com