Is There a Problem?

Know the signs to look for, and understand that when it comes to teen or young adult drug and alcohol use, it’s never too early to speak up.

Look for Warning Signs

Do you think your child may be using drugs? If so, have you noticed any of these changes or warning signs?

Is it "Just Experimenting?"

We do everything we can to keep our kids safe. When it comes to teen drug use, why do so many parents shrug it off as "a rite of passage?"

Prepare to Take Action

Is your child using drugs? Use these tips to prepare for the conversation ahead, and lay the foundation for more positive outcomes.

Start Talking

Begin the process of helping your child with their drug or alcohol use. Learn how to have a conversation instead of another confrontation.

Set Limits & Monitor

Rules mean you care about your child and his or her safety. Don't feel bad about setting limits -- your child needs them.

Changing Behavior

Positive reinforcement is central to changing the way son or daughter behaves.

Get confidential one-on-one support for your family.

A trained and caring parent counselor will listen to you and help you develop a personalized action plan.

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