Proactive Parenting Resources
Having conversations with your children about drugs and alcohol can be challenging. We’ve put together some resources that can help you have those tough conversations.
DRUG ABUSE PREVENTION STARTS WITH PARENTS
Drugs, including tobacco and alcohol, are easily available to children and adolescents. As a parent, you have a major impact on your child’s decision not to use drugs.
PARENT TALK KIT -
Tips for talking to your children and what to say to prevent drug and alcohol abuse
MARIJUANA TALK KIT -
Learn why pot is still risky for teens, what you should and shouldn't say when talking with your teen, and how to respond to their questions.
GETTING PAST “NO”
When the conversation about getting help has resulted in refusal, denial, or defiance, what’s next? Here are some common reasons for resistance and how you can prepare your child for the next step.