PGDF Executive Director Elizabeth Cairns was a recent guest on Young People in Recovery's podcast, Recovery Corner. Host Meg Goedders facilitated a conversation, that included Laura Crossett of Soberlink, on alcohol use and the effects it can have on young people.
Topics included defining alcohol use disorder (AUD), risk factors that can increase the likelihood of developing AUD, how families and communities can prevent alcohol use in young people, and more.
YPR website: https://youngpeopleinrecovery.org/podcast/
About PGDF: The Peter G. Dodge Foundation (PGDF) is a national nonprofit foundation dedicated to helping people lead lives free from the effects of alcohol addiction. As the only non-governmental funder focused on this issue, PGDF's work is critical to the health of the 16 million Americans who suffer with the deadly disease of alcohol use disorder. To learn more about the Peter G. Dodge Foundation, visit www.pgdf.org and follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.