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I am getting crazy by trying to find help for my teenage son

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I am getting crazy by trying to find help for my teenage son who's doing marijuana and pill nothing has been done.He is never home,don't respect curfew ,stealing,everything else,I cannot take it anymore.He is withdrawn from very member of the family,he doesn't eat well anymore doesn't care about school or anything just get high.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.

Hi. Have you tried to get him into a treatment program of any type?

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I try to but i cannot find a place close to me and to keep him until his addiction is gone
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.

Why does it have to be close to you--are you just looking into outpatient programs?

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
It doesn't have to be but I need a place where he'll be able to stay for while until his addiction is gone.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Do you know a good place?
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.

OK--where exactly do you live?