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Table 1 Risk Factors for Developing Substance Use Disorder by Age Groups

From: Individualized approach to primary prevention of substance use disorder: age-related risks

Children
Less than 18 years
Young Adults
18 years – 25 years
Adults
26 years – 64 years
Older Adults
Over 65 years
ACEs ACEs ACEs ACEs
Physical or Emotional Trauma Physical or Emotional Trauma Physical or Emotional Trauma Physical or Emotional Trauma
Chronic Health Problems Chronic Health Problems Chronic Health Problems Chronic Health Problems
Environmental Factors Environmental Factors Environmental Factors Environmental Factors
Family History Family History Family History Family History
Social Determinants Social Determinants Social Determinants Social Determinants
Grief and Loss Grief and Loss Grief and Loss Grief and Loss
  Higher Education Higher Education  
  Military Service Military Service  
   Healthcare Professionals