A key aspect of Adolescence is experimentation and seeking identity. Adolescence is an important period of human development. In recent years, there has been an increasing interest on the area of adolescence and the behaviours and emotions that accompany this transition into adulthood. Many challenges and issues can arise on this journey of transition. Every person will go through the stages of adolescence. Adolescence is a time of enormous change for teenagers, physical changes are very apparent and visible at this stage . But adolescence is not just concerned with physical changes, teenagers also experience cognitive, social/emotional and interpersonal changes. Outside factors can have both positive and negative effects on how successfully adolescent’s years are for a young person. While adolescence is a time of development and social potential, it is also a time of considerable risk taking which social contexts exert powerful influences. This paper begins by explain the concept of adolescence, statics of drug us with particular focus on ecstasy, theoretical approaches and ecstasy and its effects. It will then go on to discuss the treatment options from both international and national context .
According to the world health organisation (2015) adolescence is defined as a period in an adolescence life where growth and development are vital .Adolescence occurs from the age of 10-20, however this can differ from individual to individual. Adolescence is a very