Writing to educate and encourage parents, educators, and health care professionals, their essential resource guide offers in-depth scholarly information as well as personal stories. They debunk myths; clarify the difference between addiction, dependence, tolerance, and abuse; answer how much genetics, as well as emotional and conduct disorders, can contribute to addiction; and much more.
If our society doesn’t start addressing this epidemic of teen addiction soon, we will lose a significant portion of our next generation.
Thankfully, there’s good news: with awareness and compassion we can take the first steps toward a hopeful future for our teens. This book will help you start the journey.