Why do young people use drugs and alcohol?
Useful fact sheet for parents to help with conversations about young people and drug use. Based on research at the University of Sydney.
An insight into the pressures young people face can give parents and teachers an understanding of the reasons young people may use drugs and alcohol. This can help in responding in a constructive way. Below are some of the reasons young people give for using drugs and alcohol and ideas for starting conversations with them.
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