alcohol abuse


Michigan Aims To Identify Health Risk Behaviors

Michigan is rolling out new guidelines designed to help health providers better identify teens with high-risk behaviors.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/24/2013

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Do You Drink Too Much? Find Out With Anonymous Alcohol Use Self-Assessment

During the month of April nearly a thousand community-based organizations, colleges and military installations will offer free, anonymous alcohol screenings as part of Alcohol Awareness Month.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/14/2012

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Bill May Aid Underage Drinkers Seeking Help

Some underage drinkers who seek medical help would get amnesty from prosecution under a bill approved by the Michigan House.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2012


Screening Tool Helps Evalulate Risk For Alcohol Abuse

In the handbook “Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention for Youth: A Practitioner’s Guide” a screening tool is offered along with ways to quickly determine a child’s risk for alcohol-related problems and interventions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/31/2011


Free Summer Camps Help Children Impacted By Substance Abuse

Henry Ford’s Maplegrove Center is hosting free summer camp programs for children who are living in situations with alcohol/drug abuse, mental illness or other extraordinary stress.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/15/2011

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Alcohol Awareness Month Draws Attention To Underage Drinking

April is Alcohol Awareness Month, and the Michigan Liquor Control Commission is encouraging community leaders to take this time to focus on the devastating consequences of underage drinking in their communities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/01/2011

Help Available For Senior Alcohol Abuse

Pat Sweeting Reporting   Do you have concerns about an older parent or grandparent’s drinking habits? Help is available in the form of a pocket-sized screening questionnaire from the U.S. Department of Health and Human […]