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Hi, We are very worried about our now 19yr old daughter. She

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Hi, We are very worried about our now 19yr old daughter. She moved out behind our back a few months ago now, and in with a previously convicted drug smuggler and dealer. We have had very little contact dispite our best attempts. Stories are frightening about her being on drugs and what this man has done to previous girls (his long term x now being a heroin addict who is serving time in prison for smuggling heroin) Our daughter claims to not be on drugs and is abusive and a complete contrast of the former polite, upstanding, kind caring girl that she was (its as though someone flicked a switch overnight). As you would imagine many friends and family have had their input (ranging from leave her, back off and she'll come back) to (go get her out of there drag her kicking and screaming that mans a nightmare) Everytime we get close t spending time with her she cancels and turns abusive then blames us for everythinHow can we decide between late teenage rebellion and drugs? Who could help us?
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Parenting
Expert:  danny541 replied 8 years ago.
Hello and welcome to Just Answer!

Has your daughter ever tried any type of drugs to your knowledge ever?