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Testing for Drugs of Abuse in Children and Adolescents: Addendum—Testing in Schools and at Home

The AAP explains its opposition to involuntary drug testing of adolescents at school or at home, and encourages parents who are concerned that their child may be using drugs or alcohol to consult their child’s pediatrician rather than rely on school or home-based drug testing.

American Academy of Pediatrics
Drug Testing Policies
Strengthening Families
Issue Brief