ERIC Number: ED476056
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
Keeping Youth Drug Free.
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (DHHS/PHS), Rockville, MD. Center for Substance Abuse Prevention.
This guide is designed to help caregivers prevent children from getting involved in drugs. It details six key prevention principles, including actions caregivers can take that can help their child make healthy choices. Each section includes language to use with children, activities to do, information about drugs, statistics about youth drug use, and many resources for prevention information. It is designed for parents and caregivers of 7- to 13-year-olds. However, the materials and exercises also can work for other age groups. Contains a directory of federal and private sector resources. (GCP)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (DHHS/PHS), Rockville, MD. Center for Substance Abuse Prevention.