The beginnings of addiction According to Carren Clem, the daughter of a police officer in the narcotics division, she began to use drugs after she'd been raped, "to deal with the shame. I knew that the minute I put the drugs in my body my brain would respond with an uncontrollable obsession. Journal of Substance Use. Technical appendices and selected prevalence tables. The consequences of maternal depression for the children of methamphetamine-using mothers have not been studied; however, studies of non—drug-using mothers have identified adverse consequences on the parent-child relationship. Substance abuse and parenting; pp.
Another study reported that drug-using parents who lived with their children used drugs less frequently and had more favorable social circumstances e.
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A few studies have reported high levels of post-traumatic stress disorder as well as externalizing and internalizing behaviors among preschool and school-age children of methamphetamine users Asanbe et al. Methamphetamine-using fathers were more likely than mothers to be living in a household that included a spouse or steady partner Psychosocial approaches to substance use treatment e. Mom and son having sex at home - captured jul Although researchers have examined parenting stress and child outcomes in samples of drug users e.