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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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Do Interventions Work for Teenage Alcoholism and Drug Abuse? by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism If you have a child suffering from teenage alcoholism or teenage drug abuse, you are most likely are desperate for answers that will help your teen overcome sub ... Read on »
Alcoholic Husband? 5 Tips To Handle His Lies by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Are you married to an alcoholic husband? If so, you are all too familiar with the constant lies he tells. You feel the need to “catch him” in his lies and pro ... Read on »
Teenage Alcoholism: Yay or Nay for AA? by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Teenage alcoholism as well as teenage drug abuse requires treatment. Alcohol or drug dependence in this age group does not get better on it’s own. Adult alcoholi ... Read on »
Are More People Married To An Alcoholic Spouse? by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Are more people married to an alcoholic spouse? Probably so because in the last 20 years, excessive drinking has increased. If you feel isolated and alone in your s ... Read on »
Teenage Alcoholism: Stop Teenage Drinking and Driving Now! by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism WARNING! This blog post contains extremely graphic material. The number one cause of death in teens and young adults, 15-20 years old, is drinking and driving. ... Read on »
Teenage Drug Abuse: The Dangers of Pharming Parties by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Teenage drug abuse is a growing problem in the United States. One out of five high school students (9th-12th graders) have abused a prescription drug not prescribed ... Read on »
Top 5 Reasons Your Alcoholic Spouse Won’t Stay Sober by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Most people who are married to an alcoholic husband or alcoholic wife feel so deflated when their spouse breaks yet another promise to quit drinking. I know it’s ha ... Read on »
Parents Stop Teenage Alcoholism! Here’s How… by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Parents can have a significant influence on teenage alcoholism and probably teenage drug abuse. A recent study by Brigham Young University looked at why some teen ... Read on »
Teenage Alcoholism – Why Teenagers Drink by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Teenagers drink to get drunk. They drink to combat emotional turmoil. They drink to numb feelings of depression and anxiety. They drink to “fit in”. They drink to a ... Read on »
How Do You Detach From An Alcoholic Spouse? by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Are you married to an alcoholic husband or alcoholic wife? If you have been to Al-anon meetings or seen a therapist, you have probably been told at some point that ... Read on »
11 Signs of Teenage Alcoholism by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Does your teen drink too much?  Is your teen abusing alcohol or is alcohol dependent? 1. Is your teen missing school for alcohol-related reasons (skipping ... Read on »
6 Hints Your Teen Is Vulnerable To Teenage Drug Abuse by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Do you wonder if your teen is vulnerable to develop teenage drug abuse- smoking pot every day, dabbling in pain pills, cocaine, occasional ecstasy? You know your te ... Read on »
Teenage Alcoholism and New Years Eve: Deadly Combo by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Tonight is New Years Eve; a night for celebrating. Your teen or young adult child is out of school for the holidays and is ready for some serious fun tonight. Ugh-o ... Read on »
5 Tips For Housewives Stuck With an Alcoholic Husband by addictiondoc 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Are you married to an alcoholic husband? Are you financially dependent on him? If so, my heart goes out to you. It is like being on a sinking ship. Your lifeboat is ... Read on »
Teenage Alcoholism and Teenage Drug Abuse: The Trust Fund Baby by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Announcing the publication on ezine on my article, called, “ Teenage Alcoholism and Teenage Drug Abuse: The Trust Fund Baby Crisis “. Click on the article link ... Read on »
Teenage Alcoholism? A Passing Phase or Not? by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Are you a parent with a teen that drinks? Do you ever wonder if your teen had crossed the line from alcohol abuse to alcohol dependence? Signs of alcohol dependence ... Read on »
Alcoholic Husband? 3 Coping Tips To Improve Your Mood by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Are you married to an alcoholic husband? If so, I already know you have a stressful life full of chaos and disappointment. He may have even wrecked your holiday a ... Read on »
Teenage Drug Abuse: The Meth Habit That Kills by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Do you think it is virtually impossible that your teen has used methamphetamines?  If so, think again. A survey in 2007 showed that one out of 33 kids have used met ... Read on »
Will Your Alcoholic Spouse Die From Alcoholism? by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism If you are married to an alcoholic husband or alcoholic wife, you may be wondering how advanced their alcohol problem really is. Is your alcoholic spouse at risk of ... Read on »
Teenage Binge Drinking: The Teen Extreme by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Hello! You are now in the teenage alcoholism blog where you will find various articles, videos, links and photos that will surely spark your interest. This is a one ... Read on »