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You, your child and alcohol | nidirect

You, your child and alcohol

Drugs and your child | nidirect

If you think your child is using drugs, your natural reaction may be to panic (and shout). Wait until you feel calmer and then talk to your child

Encouraging sensible drinking | nidirect

Most parents, quite rightly, worry about their children trying drugs. But alcohol can cause just as many problems for young people

Recognising the signs of depression | nidirect

Depression affects people in many different ways and can cause a wide variety of symptoms. It's important to seek help from your GP if you think you may be depressed. The sooner you see a doctor, the sooner you can be ...

Drugs: what are the risks? | nidirect

Research shows that children will put off or avoid taking drugs if they feel they can talk to their parents about the subject