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Drugs: True Stories DVD & booklet set


Limited time - Drugs: True Stories DVD and set of Words Can Work: When Talking About Drugs booklets. Offer expires 10/3/17.

Drugs: True Stories - DVD
Joel describes his abuse of alcohol and marijuana in middle school and addiction to prescription drugs by 10th grade. Joel, his parents, and his sister describe their denial, the spiraling addiction, and Joel’s ongoing recovery. Trevor, 18, tells how he remains drug free with support from his mother and mentors. H. Westley Clark, M.D., SAMHSA, and Howard Shaffer, Ph.D., Harvard Medical School, answer FAQ. 28 minutes. Recommended for grades 5 through college, parents, and other caregivers. Contact us about streaming this video. Discussion Guide available on DVD or download here.

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Words Can Work: When Talking About Drugs - Booklet
Young people and parents tell their stories about drug abuse, addiction and the benefits of staying drug-free. Brian Johnson, M.D., Harvard Medical School, and Jeanne Blake offer facts, strategies, and the words to help young people and families talk about drugs. (28 pp.) Recommended for grades 5 & up, parents and other caregivers. Read an excerpt. Download classroom activity.



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