As a parent you are your child’s first and best protection against alcohol and other drug use.
You can provide the positive example, guidance, clear rules and love so necessary to help your children grow up free from the problem of drug use. There are no guarantees that your child will choose not to use drugs, but parents play a key role in influencing that decision.
The first step is to become informed yourself. We hope this guide will be the beginning.
The drug teens are most likely to use and abuse is alcohol. Today’s marijuana is 10-20 times stronger than the marijuana used in the 1960s. Adolescents become addicted to alcohol
Your child’s attitudes and behaviors about drugs are being developed and shaped right now. As a parent you can do a lot to prevent your child’s possible future use. The
After going through the preceding checklist, if you are concerned that your child may be using alcohol or other drugs, you must share your concerns with your child. Don’t discuss
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