- It’s important that you don’t confront your loved one in a way that will cause an argument.
- It’s common for those abusing drugs to get angry and defensive easily, so you need to approach the situation with care.1
- It’s natural to be afraid to approach your loved one about drug use, because of the uncertainty of how they will react.
- You can approach your loved one with compassion and empathy and ask if they will consider getting the help they need.
What do parents need to know
Signs and symptoms of drug addition
Can addiction be cured
Help for alcohol and illicit drug abuse
Help for prescription drug abuse