4 edition of When drug addicts have children found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-264).
|Statement||edited by Douglas J. Besharov ; assisted by Kristina W. Hanson.|
|Contributions||Besharov, Douglas J., Hanson, Kristina W., Child Welfare League of America., American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research.|
|LC Classifications||RJ507.N37 W48 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxvi, 271 p. :|
|Number of Pages||271|
|LC Control Number||94230224|
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This issue of The CBHSQ Report presents estimates of the number of children aged 17 or younger who lived with a parent with an SUD, alcohol use disorder, or illicit drug use disorder based on combined data from the to National Surveys on Drug Use and Health (NSDUHs).
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A relationship with an active drug addict is inherently dysfunctional. They love you but then steal from you, lie at every turn and trick you into believing their lies.
When they continue to use. Many kids growing up in a drug-addicted family end up taking care of their younger siblings as well as themselves — and in some cases, the child ends up parenting the addicted adult.
Rather than focusing on schoolwork, friends and activities, these kids may have to spend all their energy trying to create the security and routine their parent.
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