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Young Adults and Addiction: The Benefits of Inpatient Care

For many young people, drug use and experimentation is a rite of passage of sorts. However, experimenting with drugs and alcohol is far from harmless, and can often result in lifelong...

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Jeannette Lofas

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Dr. Carl Pickhardt

Psychologist and author of Keys to Successful Stepfathering

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Step Into Their Shoes

Here you are, a new stepparent. You’ve got some questions, a few worries and probably a couple of fears. Now, think of it from your stepchild’s point of view. Overwhelming, huh? Kidshealth.org has a great article written especially for stepchildren. And you just might gain a little perspective by reading it yourself.

Posted: 2/19/08