In this week’s episode of the Parent Matters Podcast, Susan is joined by Richard Capriola, a former Addictions Counselor for Menninger Clinic and author of the book, The Addicted Child: A Parent’s Guide to Adolescent Substance Abuse. They tackle the tough subject of adolescent and teen addiction and offer support and resources for parents.

Discussed in this episode:

  • The difference between adolescent and adult addiction
  • The relationship between adolescent substance abuse and mental health
  • The warning signs every parent should know about

 

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