What are the chances of a child with ADHD becoming an alcoholic? According to recent studies, this is quite possible. But what can parents do to prevent this from happening?
The following is a partial transcript taken from this audio broadcast:
"If it is undiagnosed and untreated, ADHD can be associated with sometimes significant academic and social problems. The teen can try and self-medicate with alcohol. Parents and educators can work together to monitor the symptoms."
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