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ERIC Number: ED415308
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
What Are Drugs?
Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association.
This guide for parents presents, in Laotian and English, information about drugs, drug use and abuse, and treatment for drug use. Most of the information is presented in question and answer form to give parents the information they need to answer their children's questions and help prevent drug use. The following sections are included: (1) "Questions about ... Drugs"; (2) "Questions about ... Alcohol"; (3) "Alcoholism Hurts Self-Family-Friends-Community"; (4) "Key 1: Provide Love and Structure: The Love and Consistent Structure that Parents Offer Is the First Line of Defense against Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse"; (5) "Questions about ... Marijuana"; and (6) "Questions about Opiates." (SLD)
Descriptors: Asian Americans, Drinking, Drug Abuse, Drug Education, Drug Use, Elementary Secondary Education, Lao, Laotians, Marijuana, Parent Education, Parent Participation, Prevention
Lao Parents and Teachers Association, 430 Bryant Avenue N., Minneapolis, MN 55405 (free).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Multilingual/Bilingual Materials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Minnesota State Dept. of Human Services, St. Paul. Chemical Dependency Program Div.
Authoring Institution: Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association.
Note: Translated and promoted by the Lao Parents and Teachers Association (Lao PTA), Minneapolis, MN. For related document, see UD 032 087.