March 2004

Dealing with teen depression


Dealing with teen depression: How to tell the difference between moodiness and a serious illness

It's common knowledge that teenagers are moody. A teen might be irritable sometimes, feel great one day and sad the next, and have varying sleeping and eating habits. However, teenagers can also suffer from the illness of depression. How can you tell whether your teen is depressed or if the moodiness is 'normal'?

National Gambling Impact and Study Commission


Arnie & Sheila Wexler Associates

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Tuesday, March 9 2004

I would like to thank the Commission for extending an invitation for me to address you on the subject of compulsive gambling.

Alcohol Problems and Interest in Self-help


Background: We quantified the prevalence of alcohol problems among Alberta adults and determined relationships between sociodemographic characteristics, problem drinking status, and interest in self-help materials to reduce alcohol use.