Partners in Prevention - Seven signs your child may be drinking alcohol
Are you wondering if your child may have an alcohol or drug problem? We can help you recognize the signs of alcohol abuse.
Last updated 11/30/2021 at 8:41am
An alarming one in four — 29 percent — Montana teens report drinking alcohol within the past month. And 18 percent of teens admit to binge drinking in the past 30 days.
Those are the latest statistics captured in the 2020 Montana Prevention Needs Assessment Survey, conducted by the Montana Department of Public Health & Human Services.
According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, there are several signs parents can watch out for when it comes to alcohol abuse. But it’s important to remember that these warning signs or behaviors can also reflect normal...