Treating Teens

teenTreating Teens:
A Guide to Adolescent Drug Programs


Working with a team of nationally recognized experts, Drug Strategies has prepared a comprehensive assessment of adolescent drug treatment. This guide, the first of its kind, will help parents, teachers, judges, counselors and other concerned adults make better choices about teen treatment.

Treating Teens…

  • Identifies 9 key elements of effective adolescent drug treatment
  • Provides current, reliable information on 144 adolescent treatment programs across the country
  • Describes in detail 7 promising adolescent programs that include a range of treatment approaches
  • Provides practical resources, such as hot-line help telephone numbers for each state and questions every parent should ask when considering a program