Stories from Teens about Substance Abuse

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Age
18+

Diana: Drugs & abusive relationships

Dianne: Dragging each other down into drugs

Megan: Father offers drugs

Nicole: Drugs changed my boyfriend

 
Age
17

Jessica: Cheeze kills

Ruth: Drugs & gangs

 

Melanie: Drugs and Suicide

 

Dustin: Marijuana and me

 

Casey: Thinking twice about drugs

Age
17

Brett: Refusing & being liked

Melissa: Brothers & DUI

     
Age
16

Areli: The slippery slope into drugs

Chloe: Father arrested for selling drugs

 

De'Onte: Drugs, jail and probation

 

James: Conflict and sports

James/16
Friends & drugs
Age
15
Lance/15
Thinking about consequences
Brandon/15
Missed opportunities to do the right thing
Chenelle/15 Jesús/15
The consequences of fighting

Albert/15  My story

 

Unk

age

Jose, controlling anger at school

 

 

    Chris/16  The importance of a positive attitude