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Tweeners positive association to pot linked to higher risk of drinking and driving later in life

‘Tweeners’ Who Think Pot Is Cool More Likely to Drink and Drive Later: Study Parents need to talk about alcohol and drugs with their kids early and often, experts say       Monday, October 5, 2015 MONDAY, Oct. 5, 2015 (HealthDay News) — “Tweeners” who think marijuana is acceptable may be more likely to drive drunk […]

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Joseph

Below is an entry from one of Quest counselors (with the permission from Joseph to share) I have had the utmost pleasure of working with Joseph for the last 2 years. I started working with a shy boy, who didn’t even know what my face looked like or my name for 2-3months, because he was […]

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Biology of Addiction

Biology of Addiction Drugs and Alcohol Can Hijack Your Brain         People with addiction lose control over their actions. They crave and seek out drugs, alcohol, or other substances no matter what the cost—even at the risk of damaging friendships, hurting family, or losing jobs. What is it about addiction that makes […]

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Insight to the House of Quest

A few months ago I became a new member of the Board of Directors at Quest Counseling and Consulting. Since that time, I have endeavored to learn more about Quest and what makes it so one-of-a-kind within the Reno community. One unique feature of Quest is their all-boys therapeutic group home, known as Quest House. […]

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