Adolescent Substance Abuse Prevention Group

Substance Abuse Prevention Group

This program will provide prevention, addiction, and recovery group counseling for adolescents ages 14 – 18.



9 – Week Program Curriculum Cost
Open/Weekly Group Meetings Abuse vs. Addiction FREE 

Group Starts Monday, November 6, 2017

Monday’s  at 4:00-5:00 pm Stress/Anger Management
Substance Abuse Assessment Medical Aspects of Substance Use (Alcohol)
Relapse Prevention
Education and Process

Oriented Treatment

Family Dynamics/Co Dependency
Recovery Options

The goal of the group is to reduce problematic use of substances through an educational counseling approach that focuses on:

  • Increasing the client’s awareness of his/her relationship with alcohol or illicit substances
  • Develop positive coping skills to reduce substance use
  • Learn to make healthier decisions about the use of alcohol or illicit substances in his/her life
  • Develop of plans to avoid further substance use
  • Identify additional resources to accomplish individual goals

To schedule an appointment, which includes a Substance Use Assessment, please contact: 

Jessica Oulahan at 757-965-8622

Must obtain parental permission

            Location: 222 W 19th Street, Norfolk, Virginia 23517

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