Category Archive for: Parents

Talk. They Hear You. App

by dstudio21

The app features an interactive simulation that helps you learn the do’s and don’ts of talking to kids about underage drinking. Using avatars, you will: Practice bringing up the topic of alcohol Learn the questions to ask Get ideas for keeping the conversation going Explore the desktop version of this app.(link is external) This requires…

2014 Healthy Youth Survey

by dstudio21

Most teens don’t use alcohol or other drugs, but attitudes toward marijuana are changing While more Washington teens consider alcohol use risky and use continues to go down, fewer teens consider marijuana use to be risky according to recent results from the statewide 2014 Healthy Youth Survey. State leaders are concerned about this because research…

Start Talking Now

by dstudio21

You are the most powerful influence in your child’s life. Teens say the main reason they don’t use alcohol or marijuana is because they do not want to disappoint their parents. Explore to get tips on talking with your kids about alcohol and marijuana. Parent resources are available in Cambodian, Chinese, Korean, Laotian, Russian, Somali, Spanish and…

Parent Further

by dstudio21

ParentFurther is an online resource to help families strengthen relationships through shared activities. Family relationships provide the foundation from which young people can develop the motivation and skills to overcome challenges and thrive. Learn more, visit ParentFurther Features Through ParentFurther, parenting adults can: Learn about It—See what research says about relationships, strengths, and challenges in families with…