Oct 23, 2013 · The Bill Of Rights For Parents Of Adult Children. Young adults living at home should be working or going to school, or both. Parents must be able to say “no” to stop or prevent abuse Author: Next Avenue.
It's a growing problem for parents who share their home with abusive young people, and there is virtually no support. In both the UK and the US, the law is on the side of the child, not the parent, and that along with the stigma attached to it, make it difficult for parents to come out and admit abuse.
Young adults between the ages of 18 and 25 are abusing drugs at higher rates than in the past. The abuse of prescription drugs, which include stimulants, opiate painkillers and sedatives, is highest among the 18 to 25 age group, and daily marijuana use among young adults of college age is at its highest rate in over 30 years. 2, 3.
Intervention is perhaps the best solution to confront adolescent parental abuse and the key to turn aggressive behavior by adolescents, teenagers, and young adults during its early stages and help prevent any other form of parental abuse from taking place. While intervention is an option, it .