Current Trends

Students face different challenges and pressures today than their parents; predators luring them over the internet; new, stronger drugs; sexting on cell phones.

Here are some of the current trends among young adults:

  • Alcohol, drugs and tobacco use
  • Suicidal thoughts
  • Bullying
  • Sexting and Internet threats

There are many resources to help you and your child face those pressures.

No matter what issue your family is facing, the Juvenile Assessment Center can help. For no cost, specialists will assess what’s going on with your son or daughter and recommend services to help. Call the JAC 24/7 at 720-874-3381.

If your student has been arrested, click here to read about juvenile offenders.