Be a role model, the
person you want your kid to be. What stronger anti-drug message is there?
a living, day-to-day example of your value system. Show the compassion,
honesty, generosity and openness you want your child to have.
that there is no such thing as "do as I say, not as I do"
when it comes to drugs. If you take drugs, you can't expect your child
to take your advice. Seek professional help if necessary.
your own behavior. If you use drugs or alcohol, know that your kids
are inevitably going to pick up on it. Or if you laugh uproariously
at a movie when someone is drunk or stoned, what message does that
send to your child?