It can be difficult to tell the difference between normal teen behavior and signs of a problem like drinking, drug use, or depression.
But by knowing the warning signs and continuously monitoring your teen for changes in behavior or physical appearance, you can pick up on potential problems early—and step in to help your teen before things get out of control.
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Information for Parents
For more signs, visit the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) and thePartnership™ for Drug-Free Kids.