What Happens When My Son or Daughter Goes Through Opioid Withdrawal?
One of the reasons that opioids like Vicodin are so addictive are the painful withdrawal symptoms that come from stopping use. Here’s what’s going on.
“The overwhelming majority of kids say they would rather talk to their parents than their friends. Even kids who are involved in alcohol and other drugs wish they would be having those conversations with their parents."
Richard Catalano, Ph.D.
If your letter is an expression of concern about your child’s use of drugs and alcohol, it’s important to follow up with a face-to-face conversation.