Alcohol and Drug Problems in Young People

Werry Centre, New Zealand

Related to Substance use

This fact sheet provides information for families about alcohol and drug problems in young people.

It covers information on the following topics:

  • ‘What is normal use?’
  • ‘How do I know if my young person’s drinking or drug use is becoming a problem?’
  • ‘Why do alcohol and drugs cause difficulties?’
  • ‘How can I find out if my young person has an alcohol or drug problem?’
  • ‘If I suspect my young person has a problem what should I do?’
  • ‘How can I improve communication with my young person?’
  • ‘What other help is available in the community for my young person?’

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