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To guide parents in teaching their children valuable prevention lessons we have created a series of 10-minute videos called Prevention in Pajamas.
Ten lessons about emotions, decision making, goal-setting, friendships, communication and more! Worksheet for each video included. Please contact Jackie Steed for link to these lessons. Email Jackie
Above the Influence provides interactive education on alcohol and binge drinking. Discussion includes the short and long term effects of alcohol on the brain and body and ways students can rise above the influence to make healthy life decisions.
Kahoot: Understanding Alcohol & the Brain
Kahoot: Addiction & Nicotine
The Blunt Truth debunks common myths regarding marijuana use. This programs also provides education on the short and long term effects of using marijuana.
Forensic Files provides a brief overview of Prescription, Over the Counter, and Street Drugs. Students become forensic scientists as they read criminal case files to determine the drug used in each case.
Running Ahead of the Risk helps students identify healthy and unhealthy risk, their own risk taking style, and alternatives to engaging in high risks behaviors. In addition, students learn how to cope with friends who choose to use drugs/alcohol and where they can find help.
In recognition of Red Ribbon Week, our prevention specialists created three short videos on prevention topics tailored for elementary, high school and middle school levels.