Why You Should Talk With Your Child About Alcohol and Other Drugs
Parents have a significant influence in their children’s decisions to experiment with alcohol and other drugs. Learn more in this article from SAMHSA.
Source: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
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Peer pressure can be powerful among youths, and having a plan to avoid underage drinking and drug use can help children make smart choices. Because some questions can be difficult to answer, it is important to be prepared. The following article covers common questions and answers about underage drinking and other drugs. Source: Substance Abuse…
The fact that you’ve had experience with drugs may actually be an advantage. Visit drugfree.org for more information and resources. Source: Partnership to End Addiction
Is marijuana is Just a Plant? During the adolescent years, your teen is especially susceptible to the negative effects of any substance use, including marijuana. That’s why it’s important for parents and caregivers to protect kids’ health and development by discussing this issue early and often.For more suggestions on answering your child’s questions about marijuana,…