An overview of the ways that children are affected by drug addicted parents.
In the US, twenty million children are experiencing physical, verbal and
emotional abuse from parents who are addicted to alcohol and/or drugs. This is
Nov 20, 2014 ... But when she looked more deeply into the research on children of drug-addicted
parents, she realized society's "conspiracy of silence" was ...
Jan 20, 2012 ... Does this mean that kids who grow up in a home where one or both parents
abuse alcohol or drugs are doomed to suffer and repeat the ...
If you are like many parents working to overcome an addiction, the hardest part of
recovery may be facing up to the effects of your drug or alcohol use on your ...
When a parent or other loved one suffers from a drug or alcohol addiction, it has
an effect on the entire family, and especially on the kids. We talked to Dr. Kim ...
Feb 16, 2012 ... But what happens to a child when the parents are addicted to drugs or alcohol?
It's estimated that 25 percent of youth under age 18 are ...
CHILDREN OF ADDICTED PARENTS: IMPORTANT FACTS. National
Association for Children of Alcoholics. Alcoholism and other drug addiction have
Addiction: Nature or nurture? Studies have shown that both genetic
predispositions and environmental causes are factors that equally contribute to
And the parent does not have to be still actively drinking or using for the child to
continue to feel the impact of the abuse. In families where alcohol or other drugs