Welcome to Teen Drug Addiction

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The purpose of this site is to help teens, parents, families, and friends who may have a loved one who is struggling with drug and alcohol issues.  Our website is designed to help educate on the statistics of teen drug addiction and what warning signs are associated with teenage alcoholism and drug use; such as cocaine, heroin, tobacco, and marijuana.  Our goal is to help teen alcoholics, teens who are addicted to drugs, and adolescents who may be experimenting with drugs find therapy or treatment to overcome these addictions and behaviors.


Chemical Dependency
Chemical dependency on alcohol or drugs occurs when a teen's body has come to need a certain drug to feel normal. A teen suffering from chemical dependency needs help to overcome his or her drug problem. Keep reading for more on chemical dependency.
Drug Testing Teens
Drug testing teens can be a sensitive issue. This article has information on how teen drug and alcohol tests work, what drugs are commonly tested for, the pros and cons of drug testing teens, and options available to parents who wish to have their teenager drug tested.
Teen Heroin Addiction
Heroin is one of the most dangerous and highly addictive drugs out there. Teens don't account for a large percentage of heroin drug users, but teen heroin addiction is on the rise. Learn about the effects of heroin drug use and treatment options available for heroin addicts.
Substance Abuse Boarding Schools
Substance abuse includes misuse of and addiction to legal and illegal substances. Substance abuse boarding schools are facilities where students both receive treatment for their substance abuse and attend classes. This article discusses various substance abuse boarding schools.