Increasingly parents of troubled teens are concerned with how to help their son or daughter overcome bad habits, such as underage drinking. Underage drinking is common among teens in the United States, but most teens who drink are able to not have the substance take control of their lives. If your son or daughter’s life has been negatively impacted by drinking, there is a good chance that our boarding school can help. We have helped teens from around the globe to turn from their negative past behaviors and find healing in knowing that they can recover and move on with their lives.
Our success statistics in helping teens who have abused alcohol is very good. In fact, many teens attending our school who have dealt with alcohol abuse in the past, have moved on and stabilized to the extent that they have gone on to attend some of the most prestigious universities in the world.
Use of alcohol becomes maladaptive and leads to impairment or distress. This disorder includes symptoms of tolerance, possible manifestation of withdrawal symptoms and the use of such substances must interfere with daily functioning.
**Note: This page is meant for informational purposes only. It is not a complete list of all disorders, but rather the most common disorders present in the youth that are served by the Turning Winds Academic Institute Residential Care Facility. For further understanding and information about any of the above disorders, please consult the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders-V-TR.