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Parents' Page

Do you want accurate and reliable facts about substance use and substance use disorder? Do you want information on preventing substance use? Or, perhaps just some helpful tips on talking to your child about all of these issues? Then welcome to The Parents' Page!

Check out this article from NBC news about teens being prescribed opioids in the emergency room and dental office. Don't be afraid to ask questions about the prescriptions your child is getting and if there is another option for pain relief.


Drugs: Basic Facts
Get the facts about drugs:
Facts for you and facts for your teen
Preventing Teen Drug Abuse
Prevent your teen from starting or
continuing drug use.


Drug Treatment
Find help for a teen who has a
problem with drugs




Marijuana Facts Booklets

Family Checkup: Positive Parenting Prevents Drug Use

keeping youth drug free
This resource guide from
SAMHSA offers advice
on keeping children drug

Step-by-Step Guides