Tracking progress on our home state’s efforts to modernize our PDMP
Part of a series by adolescent psychiatrist Peter Cohen called “High School Confidential: In the Trenches with Substance-Using Teens”
R.J. is a sixteen year old 10th grader. He was admitted to a therapeutic high school after multiple absences, failing grades, fights with peers, refusal to do work in class, and unpredictable disappearances at his previous high school.
As a trainer for IRETA, when I talk about the consequences of substance use, I always include tobacco.