It’s every parent’s worst nightmare: finding out that their child is taking drugs.
You’ve raised them, card for them and loved them, and now they’re experimenting with illicit substances.
How could this happen?
Sadly, it’s a fact of modern life that drugs and alcohol are simply too readily available.
Young people are the most vulnerable to the lure of ‘fun’ and rebellion that drug use appears to offer, especially as they enter their teenage years.
As a parent, it’s your job to keep them safe from these horrors.
But how much can you really do to keep them from following their friends and role models?
Well, according to research, there’s plenty you can do.
You just have to know how to take the right approach at the right time.
We’ve laid out the most effective steps that have been shown to keep kids from wanting to even try drugs.
If you’re a parent who cares about your kids, read on!