the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids’s Celebrity Champion, Melissa Gilbert, was recently interviewed by AOL’s parent-focused blog “Parent Dish,” where she speaks candidly about her own personal experiences with alcohol abuse and offers advice to others who are having similar struggles.
Melissa also introduces our unique resource that helps parents of teens in crisis understand and navigate adolescent drug and alcohol treatment called “Time To Get Help.”
Nine million of America’s teens and young adults are struggling with drugs and alcohol, yet unlike most other adolescent health issues or diseases, parents haven’t found a concise path to resources and support for teen drug and alcohol addiction. “Time To Get Help” is a comprehensive online resource that provides streamlined, research-based tools to help parents address these issues in their families.
Read more about “Time To Get Help” and Melissa’s story.