6th-8th Grade Parent Newsletters and PowerTalk for Families
Fostering Productive Communication
Keep talking & keep them healthy. Students say that parents are their most reliable source when talking about the risks of underage alcohol use. It is important for parents to be informed on these issues in order to help their teens make informed and healthy decisions. Learn tips to help you get the conversation started.
Keep Talking They're Really Listening:
Parents are the most influential protective factor in their Children's lives. What parents say really DOES matter and your children really ARE listening. Especially when it comes to the vital topic of not using drugs and alcohol.
PowerTalk for Families
Healthy Family Strategies
Healthy adolescents make healthy choices. The first step to a healthy future is having a healthy NOW. Research shows that adolescents that have a healthy lifestyle are less impulsive, less anxious, get better grades, have greater self-control and are more likely to make the healthy choices that will lead to a drug and alcohol-free future. Learn tips to get you talking about health in general, which in turn will make it easier to also talk about things like not using alcohol.