Alcohol Treatment Centers Theodore AL

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.

Hart & Woodward
(251) 639-0050
7420 Hitt Rd
Mobile, AL
 
Springhill Behaviral Health, Inc.
(251) 447-5803
7071 Stone Ct
Daphne, AL
 
Meier New Life Clinics - Birmingham Outpatient and Day Program
(205) 879-9964
200 Office Park Circle
Birmingham, AL
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

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A Solution Focused Counselor
(334) 277-1366
1748 Hillwood Dr
Montgomery, AL
 
The Samaritan Counseling Center
(334) 262-7787
2911 Zelda Rd
Montgomery, AL
 
Hiram Keith Johnson, MA, LCSW
(251) 626-5797
29000 U.S. Hwy 98 Suite A-305
Daphne, AL
 
Temple Al Lpc Ncc Ncsc
(228) 769-2315
4211 Hospital St
Pascagoula, MS
 
Alabama Pyschological Services Center
(256) 533-9393
303 Williams Ave
Huntsville, AL
Specialty
Counseling center or practice
Additional Information
The therapists at Alabama Psychological Services Center are committed to helping individuals, families, and couples deal with problems in living. We believe in promptness, courtesy, discretion and privacy. Services are provided by caring, competent therapists who are committed to the welfare of our clients. All of our therapists are Christian Counselors.

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Consumer Credit Counseling
(205) 251-1572
1401 20th St S
Birmingham, AL
 
Bradberry Agency
(205) 925-0602
216 B. Y. Williams Sr. Dr.
Birmingham, AL
 
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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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