To empower a drug-free teen you'll need to put your fear aside and meet this issue head on. You can keep your teen drug-free, or start them on a drug-free path if they have been experimenting already, because this issue is not bigger than your loving influence.
Start with this screening quiz: Is Your Teenager Using Drugs?
Learn to Prevent Teen Drug Use
- How to Set the Rules: Teens and Drug Use
- 10 Things You Can Do to Prevent Your Teen from Taking Drugs
- Top Books on Talking to Teens About Tough Issues
- Knowledge Is Power: Index of Drugs of Abuse
What to Do If You Suspect Drug Use
- Warning Signs of Teenage Drug Abuse
- Drug Testing Methods
- FAQ: Where can a parent get help if their teen is using drugs?
- Drug Treatment Programs: Help for Teens Using Drugs