The Science Behind Drug Abuse
Get the real story behind drug abuse. Check out teens.drugabsue.org and get the facts for yourself. Just a few things you can do on this site:
For Teens. Drug Facts, Drugs & Health Blog, Interactives & Videos, PEERx, Have a drug problem-need help?—include many highly engaging multimedia activities that cover the basics of drug use and go into the details about how they affect your brain. Get the facts and go drop some knowledge!
For Educators. The Educators pages provide teaching guides on how to facilitate students’ use of our interactive tools and other online materials, while also providing additional in-classroom activities, such as the Mind Over Matter and Heads Up Real News About Drugs & Your Body series. The Educators pages also feature additional classroom activities organized by drug topic, a statistics and infographics page, resources to help you keep updated on the science, as well as links to National Drug Facts Week pages and links for ordering free materials.
For Parents. Parents pages provide links to resources for caregivers of teens. We also encourage parents to visit the Educators pages for information and activities that can be used at home in addition to in the classroom.