Parents are the #1 prevention tool in helping keep their youth alcohol and drug free. This is an opportunity for parents and adults to build their skill set. Parents are in a critical position to identify and reduce teens risk by having a meaningful conversation.
While exploring the teen’s bedroom you will learn to spot signs of possible substance use. Room décor, hidden compartments, clothing and items are located in the room to conceal substance misuse and other risky behaviors. Finding signs in your teen’s room does not always mean your teen is engaging in risky behaviors but it can be the start of a constructive conversation. Click on the specific items to learn more.