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.


Drug Abuse and Suicide
Substance abuse statistics and suicide stats among teens within the US continue to rise. Coincidence? This article discusses drug abuse and suicide, as well as suicide prevention, teens, sleep, depression, drug abuse, and suicide. Learn about the connection on drugs and suicide today.
Mind Over Matter
Mind Over Matter is a program started by the National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institutes of Health. Mind Over Matter is a series of informational articles, blogs and online web tools designed to teach students from age 11 to 14 about drug abuse.
Teen Tobacco Use
This article on Teen Tobacco Use talks about teen smoking statistics, effects of teen tobacco use, smoking vs. smokeless tobacco, and the warning signs of teen tobacco use. Tobacco is a drug, read more to learn why it is considered a drug and what tobacco effects.
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.