Alcohol Treatment Centers Gallup NM

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.

Rehoboth Mc Kinley Christian
(505) 726-6900
650 Vanden Bosch Parkway
Gallup, NM
 
Salsa
(505) 863-3613
1910 E Aztec Ave
Gallup, NM
 
Alliance of Gallup
(505) 722-9596
208 Nizhoni Boulevard
Gallup, NM
 
Fred Klopfer, Ph.D.
(505) 863-4046
224 West Coal Ave.
Gallup, NM
Prices and/or Promotions
$45, half hour; $80 full hour

Braun Abby Msw Phd
(505) 820-2236
1800 Old Pecos Trl Ste P
Santa Fe, NM
 
New Beginning Club
(505) 722-8917
2025 E Aztec Avenue
Gallup, NM
 
Navajo Department Behavioral Health
(505) 722-9470
198 E Historic Highway 66
Gallup, NM
 
Counseling & Therapy Practice
(505) 722-4828
213 W Mesa Avenue
Gallup, NM
 
Counseling and Therapy Practice Board
(505) 476-4610
2550 Cerrillos Road
Santa Fe, NM
 
Tafoya & Associates Behavioral Health
(575) 642-8046
715 East Idaho Ste 2-E
Las Cruces, NM
 

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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