There Are “All You Need to Know” Books About Puberty. Why Not About Drugs & Addiction?
It can be tough for parents to have conversations about drugs. But it’s important to provide the facts and have a conversation.
Are you worried that your risk-taking, “addictive personality” child might be more susceptible to substance use? Or are you wondering if you even should be worried?
Even though there isn’t a true medical diagnosis of an “addictive personality,” there are definitely certain risk factors that you as a parent can look for in your child to help understand if they’re more susceptible to problematic substance use.