Young Adults and Addiction: A Guide for Parents
The financial toll of substance use disorders in the United States exceeds $600 billion every year, including $193 billion for illicit drug abuse and $235 billion for alcohol. But the cost of substance abuse, addiction and dependence on the individuals who abuse drugs and their families can’t be expressed in dollars and cents, particularly when substance abuse occurs among young people whose lives are just beginning.
In this eBook you’ll learn:
– What is considered drug abuse
– Signs and symptoms of addiction
– Examples of enabling and codependent behaviors