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.


Stress & Drug Abuse
There is a strong link between stress and drug abuse in teens. Youth may feel a lot of stress during their teenage years and this increases their risk for drug abuse. Teens and their parents can learn ways to reduce or manage stress, which improves a teen's overall health and well-being and makes them less likely to abuse drugs.
Teen Drug Addiction Hotlines
Teen drug addiction hotlines can be a vital resource in teens looking for help with their drug addiction. Some teens may no realize they need help with their drug addiction, and should be directed toward these teen drug addiction hotlines as part of their first step in getting help for their addiction.
Teenage Inhalant Use
What is Teenage Inhalant Use? This article discusses the types of inhalants teens use, at what age teenagers are using inhalant drugs, the effects of teen inhalant drug use, and what warning signs to look for to know if an adolescent is using inhalant drugs.
Inpatient vs Outpatient Rehab
The efficacy of inpatient vs. outpatient rehab for addiction depends greatly on the type of addiction involved and the severity. This article gives an overview of the types of treatment for specific addictions - including drugs, alcohol, tobacco, and eating disorders.