Our Mission: "Saving Lives By Empowering Youth To Be Drug Free And Encouraging Parents

To Communicate Effectively With Their Children About The Dangers Of Drugs"

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High School Drug Prevention Curriculum Grades 9 - 12

This High School drug prevention curriculum provides students in grades 9-12 with the drug abuse knowledge and skills necessary to make healthy decisions and resist the pressure to use drugs and say no to drugs. This comprehensive drug prevention program incorporates lessons that address communication, decision-making, risk reduction, problem solving and goal setting to empower high school students to avoid drug use and drug addiction.

Read more about the drug prevention book, Sunny's Story

This Drug Prevention Education Program Covers

The High School drug prevention curriculum consists of 10 engaging substance abuse prevention lessons taught by teachers trained by The Courage to Speak® Foundation and begins with the drug prevention book Sunny’s Story, a glimpse at teen drug abuse and loss told through the eyes and mind of Sunny, the family beagle.

This drug prevention curriculum covers “Need to Know” information on:

  1. Marijuana
  2. Prescription Drug Misuse
  3. Binge Drinking
  4. Heroin and other drugs
  5. And more…

The lessons build critical skills that enable high school students to:

  1. Develop clear decision-making strategies on drug avoidance
  2. Have a clear plan to refuse the inevitable offer of alcohol and other drugs and to say no to drugs
  3. Open a dialogue with their parents and trusted adults about the dangers of drugs in teenagers and other risky behaviors

Help the High School students in your life say no to drugs and avoid addiction to drugs.  Substance use and substance abuse will ruin a teen's life.  Being a teenager today is hard enough without the trials of substance addiction.  Please contact us with any questions about our teenage substance abuse prevention programs.

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