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Dr. Uhr is a psychiatrist that specializes in treating addiction. She is passionate about helping families know what to do when one of their family members struggle with alcoholism and addiction. Her psychiatry training and fellowship in psychopharmacology at Stanford University School of... Full Bio
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Teenage Alcoholism Basics by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Teenage alcoholism is a major problem as most teenagers by the end of high school have had experience with drinking. Some go on to abuse alcohol and some develo ... Read on »
Teenage Alcoholism and Teenage Drug Abuse: Why Rehab? by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism What are the main advantages of inpatient rehab for teenage alcoholism and teenage drug abuse? If teenage substance abuse is a problem for your teen, it is a big ... Read on »
Alcoholic Spouse? 8 Ways Your Spouse Abuses the Marriage by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Here are 8 ways an alcoholic spouse is abusive to a marriage. 1. Your alcoholic spouse yells at you and throws a fit over something they think you should have ... Read on »
Teenage Alcoholism: 4 Ways Alcohol Hurts Teen Brain Power by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Research over the last 15 years on the developing teen brain strongly supports DELAYING the first drink until the 20′s to avoid teenage alcoholism . Brain developm ... Read on »
Alcoholic Spouse? Is Your Spouse Drinking To Sleep? by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Are you married to an alcoholic spouse who is drinking alcohol to sleep? Maybe your alcoholic husband or alcoholic wife is keeping you up at night tossing and turni ... Read on »
Teenage Alcoholism Predicts Young Adult Alcoholism by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Teenage alcoholism is a predictor of young adult alcoholism. The earlier your teen drinks, the more likely your teen will have a problem with excessive drinki ... Read on »
Teenage Alcoholism: The Messages in the Latest Glee Episode by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism As a psychiatrist specializing in addiction, I treat a lot of teens and young adults with teenage alcoholism and teenage drug abuse. I was glad to see that Glee a ... Read on »
Does Your Alcoholic Spouse Use Alcohol To Cope? by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Does your alcoholic husband or alcoholic wife use alcohol to cope with stress? Would your alcoholic spouse admit this? Probably not.  As a psychiatrist treating addi ... Read on »
Teenage Alcoholism: 7 Myths of Addiction by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism The teenage alcoholism blog was created to be a hub of all the enthusiasts and even the experts to provide useful information for the beginners. This blog has grown to ... Read on »
Teenage Alcoholism: 3 Reasons Your Teen Keeps Relapsing by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Is your teen suffering from teenage alcoholism or teenage drug abuse? Maybe they are in treatment or have gone to rehab. You thought your son or daughter was “O.K ... Read on »
Alcoholic Spouse? Is it Truly Alcoholism? by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Here are some 7 questions to help assess if you are married to an alcoholic spouse: 1. Anything over 14 drinks a week for men or 7 drinks a week for women i ... Read on »
Teenage Alcoholism: The Myth of “This Will Never Be My Teen” by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Most of the time when I get a teen referred to me after surviving an alcohol-related car accident, alcohol poisoning, or getting arrested for a DUI, the parents tel ... Read on »
Can Your Alcoholic Spouse Go One Day Without Drinking? by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Are you married to an alcoholic spouse? Have you noticed that your alcoholic husband or alcoholic wife can go without alcohol for a day or two, maybe even a week af ... Read on »
Teenage Alcoholism: The SIx Main Risks by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Teenage alcoholism and teenage drug abuse can affect the rest of your teen’s life. The burden for prevention rests with parents and dcotors who can have significant ... Read on »
Your questions about teenage drug abuse parents by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Robert asks… How would you scare a teenager who is involved in drugs or anybody for that matter ? ... Read on »
Your questions about teenage alcoholism parents by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Lizzie asks… Teenage Alcoholism? Is it possible? Hi im 15 and i find i drink more than i should maybe. i at least have 1 – 1/2 cups of str ... Read on »
Teenage Alcoholism: 5 Ways to Combat It by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Teenage alcoholism and teenage drug abuse affect the whole family, not just the teen. They are very serious problems that need to be addressed or the disease of add ... Read on »
6 Tips To Cope With Living With An Alcoholic Spouse by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Living with an alcoholic spouse is frustrating and full of drama and disappointments. Many people do not want to leave their alcoholic spouse, but want things to go ... Read on »
Teenage Drug Abuse: High On Synthetic Weed; the K2 Herb by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism I am a psychiatrist that treats teenage alcoholism and teenage drug abuse. My introduction to the K2 herb, also called Spice, was from a young patient I treated ... Read on »
Teenage Drug Abuse: 7 Facts About Snorting Bath Salt by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Teenage drug abuse which is often accompanied by teenage alcoholism is a growing problem in America. Teens and young adults who are seeking ways to alter their ... Read on »