ParentIN Press Release 11.15.17

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ParentIN press release 1117

Hey, parents. Do you know when is a good time to talk with your kids about marijuana?

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Now. And tomorrow. And many other days after. Research shows that parents are the #1 reason young people decide not to use drugs and alcohol. So, talk to your kids about marijuana and other drugs early and often. No matter … Read More

Always On? Raising Media Savvy Kids in our Digital Age

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Do you sometimes feel overwhelmed in the ever-changing, ever-growing worlds of technology and media? Many parents today struggle to keep up and stay ahead of the kids. With gadgets like cell phones that can access the internet, video game consoles … Read More

When is the right time to talk with my kids about alcohol use?

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If you haven’t had a conversation with your child about drinking and drug use yet there is no time like right now! Or you can look for what people sometimes refer to as “teachable moments.” A teachable moment is an … Read More

Everybody Loses in a Power Struggle

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Does your teen or tween engage in a power struggle with you over even little decisions? If so, you’re not alone. For many parents, even simple conversations can turn into a power struggle. As frustrating as this can be, it’s … Read More

You are your teen’s #1 influence

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Parents have more influence over their teen’s lives than friends, music, TV, and the Internet. The Partnership at drugfree.org brings together scientists, experts and communicators to address teen drug use and addiction. They provide information and tools so that families … Read More

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