Our expert says:
he might be angry but in the circumstances you do need to confront him about it. Its important to have a conversation with him about the dangers of substances and what your concerns are. Although he is 18 if he developed a problem and needed rehab there is actually no age limit on someone being directed to treatment if they have an addiction and refuse to go. Hopefully it wont come to that and you can outline with him where the dangers lie. Sometimes parents have to cross a line with reagrds to privacy when their child's welfare is at stake.
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