Beating the Odds: Resiliency in Adolescents & Young Adults
September 11, 2015•9 min
What specific factors help at-risk youth beat the odds of addiction?Much is known about the obstacles faced by at-risk adolescents, particularly those who use alcohol and drugs. Less is known about factors that may contribute to their ability to emerge into adulthood free from addiction and dependency issues. Dr. Emily McSpadden’s current research is exploring what helps at-risk youth beat the odds.