Adolescent Substance Abuse: 14 mistakes parents make ;
These days, substance abuse in adolescence is a series of much larger issues that many people and parents realize. Exactly how big though? The bad news: according to a 2009 government survey, one in 10 adolescents, 12 to 17 years old, admitted to engage in regular use of illicit drugs. The good news:. Parents can do much, much more than some realize in an effort to help protect teenagers from drugs and alcohol – being leading the effort is to avoid simple errors
addiction specialist Dr. Joseph Lee, spokesman American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and medical director of Hazelden Center for Youth and Family, describes the 14 most common mistakes parents make when about adolescent substance abuse.
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