Chris Herren

Chris Herren’s “REBOUND” Inspirational Talk on Drug Addiction and the Road to Recovery

“REBOUND”- An Inspirational Talk on Drug Addiction and the Road to Recovery by former NBA player Chris Herren We are pleased to announce that Chris Herren, a former NBA player, will speak to parents and students (age 11 and older) about his struggles with addiction and his courageous road to recovery. In November, Chris presented…

Community Based Recovery Programs

Community-Based Prevention Programs Reduce Likelihood of Teen Prescription Abuse

Posted by Steps to Recovery on February 23, 2013 Prescription drug abuse is a serious public health concern in this country, and has become a major concern for teenagers across the United States. More and more young people are turning to prescription drugs for recreational use at younger and younger ages. But research is showing…

Substance Abuse Prevention

Fewer Teens Receiving Substance Abuse Prevention Messages

Posted by Steps to Recovery on February 8, 2013 The most vulnerable people in our culture are now receiving less support around substance abuse prevention. Current government research is indicating that a high percentage of teenagers are experiencing fewer messages about substance abuse prevention from the media and at school. This new report shows that…