06 Oct Overcoming Teen Drug Use: Adolescent Treatment Facilities Can Help
“Drugs are the leading cause of accidental death in this country.”
That’s a quote from a recent article published by CNN that discussed the United States’ increasing issue with drugs. As the amount of drugs being used increases, the need for adolescent treatment facilities also increases.
The only way to combat this trend is to educate and treat those using and those tempted to use drugs–drug use often begins in the adolescent years, making it an imperative time for adolescent treatment facilities to make a lasting impact.
The need for adolescent treatment facilities
A lot of drug addictions begin early on in life, much of the time it’s in the the adolescent years. This means that adolescence isn’t just transformative and influential in a purely physical way, but also in a ‘life choice’ way.