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Angry Teenagers

July 3, 2009


"When I am really angry, there is no way I can control myself." Learning to manage one's anger is an essential life skill for anyone, but especially for teenagers who frequently use anger as a response to the frustrations and stresses of growing up.

am I crazy? ~ try walking in my shoes ~ that is your answer!

May 8, 2009


After that initial numbness wears off, the most common physiological reaction is a reduced ability to concentrate. The rest of the world goes out of focus. Nothing else is important.

Heroin deaths spike across Chicago area, authorities say ~ please read the article if you have children ~

April 8, 2009


We were founded in memory of Alex N. Laliberte who tragically passed away on December 15, 2008 at 20 years old from drug-related causes. His time was cut short but his memory will always live on. We hope to do that through helping others as he did in his life. "This has been horrific," Gary Laliberte said. "He should still be here."

Parents Have More Power Than They Think!

February 20, 2009


Linking Efforts Against Drugs a parent group fighting drug use and underage drinking in the local communities of Lake Forest and Lake Bluff.

If I could turn back time.

December 8, 2008


I had a dream last night: no not about Cher! Her song pretty well sums it up though. “If I could turn back time If I could find a way I’d take back those words that hurt you And you’d stay If I could reach the stars” I’d give anything to turn back time to […]