Alateen


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Alateen

 [al´ah-tēn]
a self-help program sponsored by al-anon for children (ages 12 to 20) of alcoholics. Alateen provides a forum for the discussion of the problems of living in a family affected by alcohol abuse and the opportunity to develop healthy coping skills.

Alateen

an international organization that offers guidance, counseling, and support for the children of alcoholics. See also Al-Anon, Alcoholics Anonymous.

Alateen

A community-based organisation of teenaged children of alcoholics which shares the philosophical and organisational structure of Alcoholics Anonymous. Alateen is the youth version of Al-Anon.

Alateen,

n.pr group connected to Alcoholics Anonymous specifically organized for teenage children of recovering alcoholics.
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To find out more about Al-Anon or Alateen call the confidential hotline on 0207 4030888.
Alateen helps teenagers like yourself who are affected by a potentially alcoholic relative.
Groups, like Al-Anon and Alateen, offer a chance to meet and gain advice and support from others who have dealt with a family member's addiction.
Try getting in touch with Alateen, a support group for teenage relatives and friends of alcoholics (visit al-anonuk.
uk/ alateen or call 020 7407 0215 for details of meetings).
She's tried Alateen and therapy, but nothing works.
I've been a member of Alcoholics Anonymous for 29 years and a sponsor for the youth side Alateen.
If someone's drinking has been detrimental to you, join Alateen or Al-Anon.
They are all members of Al-Anon or Alateen, a nationwide network which helps families of alcoholics.
My mum goes to Al- Anon and she wants me to go to Alateen which she says will help me cope with my dad.
My daughter didn't, but Alateen (the support group for kids with alcoholic parents) allowed her to talk about it and explain things to her school.
We opened the gym to kids in the neighborhood, we hosted youth ministry, intramural sports programs and Alcoholics Anonymous, Narcanon, Al-anon and Alateen.