Adolescents often times do not understand the dangers when they begin drinking alcohol. When adolescents begin drinking in their teen years they are putting themselves in danger for developing alcoholism than someone the age of 21. The earlier a person begins drinking, the greater the risk and dangers. AshCreek Ranch Academy is a substance abuse treatment center that can help adolescent boys that are using substances like alcohol and becoming addicted. If your adolescent boy is heading down the road to addiction and you need help call a parent advocate at 435-215-0500.
How Alcohol Impacts Adolescents
Adolescents that begin drinking are not always thinking of the cause and effects or dangers involved such as sexual assault, sexual abuse, dangerous driving, alcohol poisoning are common dangers of drinking in adolescents. Often times adolescents are in danger of hurting themselves or others. Most dangers of alcohol abuse includes deaths and injuries caused by the way people act when they are under the influence. Dangers of alcohol that cause death are unintentional injuries, suicides, and homicides. It is important for parents to get their adolescents help and therapeutic treatment when signs of alcohol abuse first arise in order to avoid the dangers that follow. At AshCreek Ranch we provide adolescent boys with the unique Seven Challenges program for addictions. This program gives adolescents the chance to reflect on their use or abuse and see how it had an impact on their lives.
Falcoln Ridge Can Help Adolescents
Other dangers adolescents are at risk of having can effect them in their adult lives, these dangers include substance abuse and mental disorders. Early intervention is necessary to prevent serious dangers and problems later into adulthood. Some signs and symptoms parents can look for in adolescents in danger of alcohol addiction are sleep problems and fatigue, depression, drop in grades or problems in school. Other signs may include changes in appearance or change in peer group, blackouts, and denial. Adolescents that have alcohol addictions are in danger of battling it throughout their lives. AshCreek Ranch Academy has a treatment center that can help adolescent boys evaluate the dangers involved with alcohol abuse. We can help boys recover and heal from their underlying issues causing them to turn to alcohol abuse. If you are in need of help for your adolescent call a professional parent advocate at 435-215-0500.