If you are concerned that your child or their friends may be taking or considering drugs, this book will give you the factual information you need to communicate with them openly and honestly.
Aimed at parents, carers and teachers, this book answers all of your drug related questions. An A-Z list of different drugs, what they do and their health risks is included, along with the legal implications and advice on talking about the subject.
Setting the Scene
Drugs – The Myths
What Are We Dealing With?
Keep Talking – Practical Communication Skills
Drugs and the Law
Drugs in the Family
Judy Mackie is a writer and editor, with a special interest in education and health issues. She is co-publisher of a monthly community magazine in Aberdeen and is involved in writing information leaflets, newsletters and other promotional materials for the private, public and voluntary sectors.