Parents have a significant influence in their children’s decisions to experiment with alcohol and other drugs:
· One of the most influential factors during a child’s adolescence is maintaining a strong, open relationship with a parent.
· Talk to kids about the risks of drug use
Stop misuse and addiction before it starts. Talking to your family about the dangers of opioids can cut their risk of future misuse in half. The Talk About It MO campaign gives parents the tools and resources they need to start vital conversations and protect their families. Watch this video playlist for more information.
This short 30-second video shares the signs that a child may be experiencing cyberbullying along with tips for parents and caregivers on what they can do to help. Please feel free to share this video with your organization and on your social media.