Family Checkup: Positive Parenting Prevents Drug Abuse

Link

https://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/family-checkup/introduction

Sponsoring Organization

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)

Description

Contains evidence-based information focused on parenting skills that help prevent the onset and progression of tobacco, alcohol, marijuana, and other drug use among children and youth. Includes suggestions and video tutorials on positive parenting practices, such as good communication, encouragement, negotiating solutions, setting limits, supervision, and knowledge of children's friends and activities.

Geographic Coverage

Nationwide

Topics

Health Education for Community and Patients • Parents, Families, and Children • Prevention • Substance Use Disorder • Youth