PARENT ADVICE: UNDERAGE DRINKING PREVENTION, ALCOHOL-RELATED ARTICLES, NEWS & VIDEOS FROM AROUND THE WEB

0

How to deal with teen drinking

As teenagers push the boundaries they may experiment with alcohol to feel more grown up. Keeping these ‘grown up’ things from their parents is part of them exercising their independence. Is it ok to...

0

How to Address Underage Drinking

Alcohol is the most widely used substance among America’s teens and young adults, posing substantial health and safety risks. Believe it or not, the average age for a first drink is 14. A Parent’s Guide...

0

Alcohol’s Effects on Adolescents

During adolescence, many people begin to experiment with alcohol, yet relatively little is known about alcohol’s effects on this critical stage of development. We do know that early initiation of alcohol use remains one...

0

Stay Safe This Summer

On behalf of the Partnership for a Drug-Free New Jersey, I hope you enjoyed a safe and fun Fourth of July. With summer finally here, it’s exciting to think about all the upcoming opportunities...

0

Alcohol can rewire the teenage brain

Alcohol is a drug. And every day, more than 4,750 American kids aged 15 and younger take their first full drink of this drug. That’s according to the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health...