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.
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.
Other Drugs Teenagers Abuse
This article talks about some of the Other Drugs Teenagers Abuse. Although these aren't as common in teen drug use, they are very dangerous. LSD, GHB, Rohypnol, and Ketamine; what these drugs are and what effects they have on teenagers.
Substance Abuse Therapy
Substance abuse therapy may include a number of drug treatment facets such as a 12 step program, cognitive behavioral therapy, and more. This article addresses substance abuse therapy for teens and other therapeutic options like boarding schools, equine therapy, and more.