SAMHSA Parent Resources
Check out these resources to help you start—and keep up—the conversation about the dangers of drinking alcohol at a young age.
Nebraska MEDS Coalition
Medication Education for Disposal Strategies.
Teen suicide: What parents need to know
Tween and teen mental health information from the Mayo Clinic.
A DUI: What It Is, What It Means for You
Take the YAPP
The Nebraska Youth Alcohol Prevention Profile (YAPP) is an easy, confidential way to find out where you stand compared to other teens and young adults your age when it comes to drinking and other risky behaviors. It’s a simple questionnaire you take online—confidentially—and if you’re between the ages of 12 and 20, you’re invited. Just click the link to get started.
Dose of Reality
Prevent Prescription Painkiller Abuse in Nebraksa.
Teens, Prescription Drugs & Alcohol
A presentation by Dr. Ally Dering-Anderson.
Nebraska Youth Suicide Prevention
Lincoln-Lancaster County Suicide Prevention Coalition.
Acute Alcohol Intoxication / Good Samaritan
Information on Acute Alcohol Intoxication and the Nebraska Good Samaritan Law.
Make a Difference - Talk to your child
This National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism guide is geared to parents and guardians of young people ages 10 to 14 to encourage a discussion about alcohol.