Parent/Teen Driving Agreement
'Growing Safe Healthy
Youth' guides available!
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Maximizing children's resilience
New psychological research points the way toward boosting resilience in children at risk, particularly the importance of supporting parents and early interventions for children and adolescents
More Resources on Resilience:
Building Resilience in Children
Building Resilience in Youth
Substance Use Resources
Learn how to start a conversation about prescription drugs
This brochure from SAMHSA highlights facts about teen prescription drug abuse. Learn why youth abuse prescription drugs and what you can do about it. This brochure also highlights what to look for if your teen may be abusing prescription drugs.
Want to know how to answer your child's tough questions about marijuana use?
This guide from the Drug Free Action Alliance will teach you how marijuana use can affect youth and teens and will give you the tools you need to answer some of those tough questions about marijuana. Get the conversation started early so youth aren't confused about information they may get from sources other than you!
Marijuana: Facts Parents Need to Know
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Drugs of Abuse 2015 Edition- A Resource Guide by the DEA
This guide has very thorough information about all different types of drugs. It is a great resource to use when answering tough questions about drugs or to learn more about a drug specifically.
ACEs (adverse childhood experiences), Trauma-Informed, & Resilience: