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.


Substance Abuse and Depression
Substance abuse and depression are linked in teens. This article defines depression, explains substance abuse, offers tips on recognizing depression in teens, gives an overview of the relationship between depression and substance abuse amongst teenagers.
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.
Hallucinogens Teens Use
When it comes to hallucinogens teen use, the most commonly used are shrooms, acid and PCP. Teens may use hallucinogens because they want to have a mind-altering experience and the high they receive from the drug use. However, hallucinogens teens use also have many negative side-effects and dangers.
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.