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.


Effects of Teenage Drug Use
This article discusses the physical and mental effects of teenage drug use. There are many ways that teens are affected when they participate in any type of drug use. Read more to learn about the specific problems adolescents face with drug addiction.
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.
Teenage Ecstasy (MDMA) Use
Teen ecstasy (MDMA) use is a serious problem. This article discusses the effects and consequences of ecstasy use and offers statistics on teenage ecstasy use. Keep reading to learn more about MDMA and speaking to your adolescent about the dangers of ecstasy abuse.
Residential Drug Treatment for Teens
Residential drug treatment for teens differ somewhat from adult residential treatment facilities. This article offers examples of residential treatment centers for teens using drugs. These facilities often offer teens clinical treatment, academics, therapeutic options, and more.