Alcohol Treatment Centers Berkley MI

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.

The Brain Training Center
(248) 703-6943
2585 Sunnyknoll
Berkley, MI
 
Michigan Family Institute
248-593-4784 ext. 3
30233 Southfield Rd
Southfield, MI
Prices and/or Promotions
Sliding Scale Fee

Marcie Weitzman Zoref, Psy.D., P.C.
(248) 593-9595
950 east maple rd, suite 207
Birmingham, MI
Prices and/or Promotions
self pay and insurance; sliding scale when indicated

Nardly Human Services
(313) 270-2922
15800 W Mcnichols RD
Detroit, MI
 
Comprehensive Counseling Consultant Services
(313) 341-6846
13011 W Mcnichols RD
Detroit, MI
 
Healing Your Relationship With Food
(248) 797-3619
301 W. Fourth St. Ste 435
Royal Oak, MI
 
Centered Insight Healing, PLLC
(248) 854-6351
725 S. Adams Rd.
Birmingham, MI
 
Martin & Associates International, Inc
(248) 351-6297
2000 Town Center, Suite 1900
Southfield, MI
 
LOLt, LLC.
(248) 866-8400
4585 Motorway
Waterford, MI
 
Choices Counseling Center
(313) 864-4116
13011 W Mcnichols RD
Detroit, MI
 

Reducing Underage Drinking: A Collective Responsibility

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Reducing Underage Drinking: A Collective Responsibility

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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...

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