Often family relationships can disintegrate when a child is actively using drugs or alcohol. Arguments ensue between parents on how best to tackle the situation while other siblings take the brunt of the blame. Often whilst the child in active using will receive full attention from the parents, the other siblings may feel neglected. Such tensions in the home environment will inevitably destabalise the family unit.
In order to help your child it is suggested that you obtain the relevant professional help beforehand.