Substance abuse is a public health problem that countries throughout the world have struggled with for many decades efforts to reduce substance abuse through prevention and education have largely relied on teaching children and adolescents about the adverse consequences of using tobacco, alcohol, and illicit drugs. The adolescent substance abuse program at boston children’s hospital provides identification, diagnosis and treatment of substance use problems and disorders in children and adolescents. There is a strong connection between traumatic stress and substance abuse that has implications for children and families, whether the user is an adolescent or a parent or caregiver. Check out our interactive infographic to see progress toward the adolescent health academy of pediatrics children, adolescents, substance abuse, and.
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