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.
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 Marijuana Use
Teen Marijuana Use is quite common because teens don't think it's as dangerous as other drugs. This article discusses what the effects of teen marijuana use are, the signs of teen marijuana use, and drug treatment for teenagers using marijuana
Outpatient Drug Rehab for Teens
There are many pros and cons to outpatient drug rehab for teens. Depending on the teen, the type of drug being abused and the severity of the drug addiction, outpatient drug rehab for teens can be a highly effective way to help treat teen drug addiction.