How Untreated Teenage Anxiety Can Lead to Drug Addiction

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When childhood anxiety is left untreated and when children and teenagers do not learn effective coping skills for dealing with their confusing and intense emotions, drug addiction can often be the result. When anxiety is extreme, drugs can provide anxious adolescents a way to escape, even if just for a short while.

Teen Addiction – How to Understand Teenage Anxiety That Leads

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Teen Addiction – How to Understand Teenage Anxiety That Leads to Addiction. By Melanie Fisher | Published April 21, 2012. Much research has shown that many teenagers begin turning to drugs and cutting themselves though only a portion

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The Last House November 28, 2017 at 9:39 pm

Thank you for this article. Addiction is definitely an overwhelming epidemic in the USA Today. It is a problem that needs to be addressed. I am now clean and sober, after many attempts at various types of rehabs and sober livings.

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