Parent Messages - May - Alcohol, Drugs

Parent Messages - Alcohol, Drugs
Posted on 05/01/2018

May Alcohol, Drugs


Half of local teens believe that people that smoke marijuana a few times a week aren’t at great risk for harming themselves, but research shows 1 in 6 youth that use marijuana regularly will become addicted. Find out more here: http://www.livescience.com/24553-what-is-thc.html


Most local young teens (92%) DON’T drink alcohol, but only a fourth report that their parents have talked to them about the risks of drinking or taking other drugs. Talk to your kids, they hear you.

https://www.samhsa.gov/programs-campaigns/talk-they-hear-you/parent-resources/five-conversation-goals