Your best friend shares with you that she thinks her teenage son might have a problem with alcohol and drugs. She tells you that her son has behaviors that make her think he is drinking every day and using drugs every weekend.
a. Why do you think alcohol is the most commonly abused drug among adolescents?
b. What factors do you think put adolescents at greatest risk of becoming substance abusers?
c. What do you think could be helpful in reducing each of the above risk factors?