I think this is one of the most important reasons that if you are a parent of a 16-17 year old that is out-of-control, struggling, defiant, using drugs.
Help for Teens Over 18 Years Old: Young Adults That Are Still Kids. “My 18 year old is out of control and I am at my wits end! In many situations, a young 18 year old is still in high school and you still feel responsible.
19 Year Old Daugter--Out Of Control and for which lots of support is necessary, is to put very real limits on the destructive behaviors of these young adults.