A new Parent Action Pack to help parents guide teens in making healthier and safer decisions about alcohol and other drugs is now available from Parent Action on Drugs.
The Parent Action Pack is a free print and online resource providing parents with up-to-date, research-based information about teen development and alcohol and other drugs. The Parent Action Pack provides parents with the tools to help their sons and daughters make healthier choices and give them the confidence and resiliency to successfully deal with the stresses that impact teens today.
The Parent Action Pack will help parents and other caregivers to:
- understand how teenagers think
- get the facts about alcohol and other drugs, including caffeine, marijuana and prescription drugs
- use effective strategies and talking points to have meaningful conversations with teens
- make the most of their influence with their sons and daughters
This resource is available for health professionals to provide to parents and caregivers of adolescents in the 14 -18 year age range. The Parent Action Pack is free of charge and is available to order in bulk. Visit http://www.parentactionpack.ca to order or download a copy of the Parent Action Pack or to learn more about the resource.
For more information, please contact Andrea Zeelie-Varga at [email protected].