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Warning Signs
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Watch out :

Below are some signs for parents to know. Whether your troubled teen is add/adhd, defiant, on drugs, or ??? We can help you find the appropriate teen help option.

Troubled teen warning signs for different drugs :
If your teen uses drugs - please visit our request form for more on residential treatment centers and residential treatment programs. We have option for drug treatment and alcohol rehabilitation centers.

Amphetamines/meth: Irritability, insomnia, convulsions, tremors, anxiety, paranoia, aggression, violent behavior, stroke, psychosis resembling schizophrenia, cardiovascular collapse, and death.

Inhalants: Memory loss, learning problems, increased heart rate, distorted perception of reality and spatial relations, lethargy, nausea/vomiting, slurred speech, loss of motor coordination, wheezing, organ and muscle damage, sudden sniffing death syndrome which can cause heart failure, and withdrawal symptoms which can include grand mal seizures.

Marijuana: Impaired memory, anxiety, panic attacks, symptoms of chronic bronchitis, daily coughs and phlegm, more frequent chest colds, and abnormal functioning of lung tissue injured or destroyed by marijuana smoke.

Ecstasy: Depression, anxiety, paranoia, muscle tension, teeth clenching, tremors, increased heart rate and blood pressure, dehydration, brain damage, and death.

Some signs for ADD/ADHD :

  • Often has trouble sustaining attention during tasks or play

  • Often doesn't seem to listen when spoken to directly

  • Often doesn't follow through on instructions and fails to finish schoolwork, chores or other tasks

  • Often has difficulty organizing tasks or activities

  • Often fidgets with hands or feet or squirms in seat.

  • Often leaves seat in the classroom or in other situations where remaining seated is expected.

  • Often runs or climbs excessively when it's not appropriate. Adolescents might not run or climb but may constantly feel restless.

Is your troubled teen extremely defiant? Consult your therapist regarding ODD (oppositional defiant disorder).

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