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Guide for Parents of Addicted Children and Teens Part I: The Addiction Problem
In order to address the problem of addiction, parents must avoid pointing fingers at one or two members of the household and approach substance abuse as a disease of the brain that both arises from and affects the entire family unit.
Guide for Parents of Addicted Children and Teens Part II: Intervening and Getting Help
For many parents, the key to intervening successfully in a child’s substance abuse is more about listening than talking. Kids who do not respond to private discussions with family members may require a professional intervention to get into treatment.