Drug Experimentation


Learn the warning signs that your child might be using drugs,
and what to do if you suspect they are...

 Addiction is not a weakness. People of all ages, classes, and ethnic backgrounds can get an addiction. 23.1 million persons aged 12 or older needed treatment for an illicit drug or alcohol use problem (9.1%).
But only 2.6 million (11.2%) of those who needed treatment, get it!

Adolescent abuse of drugs and alcohol is a preventable behavior, and the disease of drug/alcohol addiction is a treatable disease.

Parents are the most effective resource, and leverage point, in preventing and reducing adolescent and young adult drug and alcohol abuse and addiction.

Helpful Links:

Partnership for Drug-Free Kids
Enjoy these and many more free e-books, fact sheets, guides
 Preventing Teen Abuse of Prescription Drugs Fact Sheet
 Drug and Alcohol Fact Sheet
We provide support and guidance to families struggling with their son or daughter’s substance use.

Mental Health Addiction Services
Promoting wellness and recovery


OSAM - Ohio Substance Abuse Monitoring Network
 Drug Abuse Trends in the Cleveland Region

Addiction | Adolescent Depression | Bullying | Drug Experimentation | 
Internet Safety/Social Networking | Sexting/Texting | Underage Drinking | 
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