What makes kids run away? What’s a throwaway child? Our society needs to take a hard look at these numbers to prevent further damage to our youth.
Women in prison have complicated pasts, and higher rates of a history of substance abuse, trauma, and mental illness than the general population.
The age at which teens first taste alcohol, combined with the age when they begin drinking to intoxication, or drinking to get drunk, predicts later problems.
Risky behavior and suicide attempts are more common in teens who expect to die young, according to longitudinal research published today.