Just Say Know: Talking with Kids about Drugs and Alcohol

Just Say Know: Talking with Kids about Drugs and Alcohol

by Cynthia Kuhn, Scott Swartzwelder, Wilkie Wilson
     
 

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From the authors of Buzzed and Pumped, a no-nonsense guide to what kids should know to make healthy decisions.
All of our children deserve the chance to be as bright, successful, and healthy as they can be. But our kids are threatened by the wide availability of alcohol and other drugs in our society. Everyone agrees that the best protection is education, but

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From the authors of Buzzed and Pumped, a no-nonsense guide to what kids should know to make healthy decisions.
All of our children deserve the chance to be as bright, successful, and healthy as they can be. But our kids are threatened by the wide availability of alcohol and other drugs in our society. Everyone agrees that the best protection is education, but exactly what do you say? Just Say Know gives parents, educators, and health professionals powerful tools to talk with kids about how alcohol and other drugs interact with their minds and bodies. In a simple, easy-to-read format, it teaches adults what they need to know about a wide range of drugs. For each type of drug the authors suggest conversations that help lead children to choose freedom from drug abuse. For everyone who has a role in the life of children, Just Say Know is an informative guide to teaching kids about staying healthy and making the right decisions when faced with the attractions of drugs and alcohol.

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Editorial Reviews

The best reference of its kind . . . Reading this book is one of the best things parents can do for children.
Kathy McCoy
Every parent in America should own a copy of this book!....Wonderful, practical and essential.
Ellen Morehouse
An extremely valuable resource . . . must reading for every parent and adult who works with young people.
Mimi Fleury
The best reference of its kind . . . Reading this book is one of the best things parents can do for children.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393322583
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
01/28/2002
Edition description:
1ST
Pages:
128
Sales rank:
901,009
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.60(d)

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