Drugs and Your Parents (The Drug Abuse Prevention Library)

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Published by Rosen Publishing Group .

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  • Substance Abuse & Addictions - Drug Dependence,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Misc. Nonfiction,
  • Children of alcoholics,
  • Children of narcotic addicts,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Parent and teenager

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The Physical Object
FormatLibrary binding
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9537169M
ISBN 100823916847
ISBN 109780823916849

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Let your child know how you feel about tobacco, alcohol, and other drugs. Keep your discussions factual and focused on the present. (Future consequences are too distant to have any meaning.)Author: Laura Broadwell.

Regardless of our age, we are always deeply influenced by the people who raise us. These influences include not only the genes inherited from biological parents, but also the behaviors, habits, values, and communication styles that we learn from our adult caregivers.

This same pattern applies to the way we use alcohol or National. For parents of drug addicts coping often means pretending it’s not an issue or that it’s not happening. That’s bad for you, and it’s bad for your child and the rest of your family.

When dealing with addiction you have to eliminate denial, and you have to empower yourself with knowledge. What if My Parent Is Addicted to Drugs or Alcohol. “Dad said he’d be away working on the van, but we hadn’t heard from him all day.

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The other “big talk” that parents frequently find difficult is the talk about drugs. Unlike the topic of sex, there's really no need to modulate your message about drugs to suit your child's age—there is nothing wrong with mentioning from day one how bad such things are for a person's health.

I might have gone a little overboard with my oldest daughter.

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