Parent Tips for Positive Student Health

Thank you parents for visiting this portion of the district website.  This page will be developed over time as a resource for parents.  The following documents are shared with you from on-line resources on various student related topics.  Please be aware that the Anthony Wayne Local Schools is sharing this information with you only as a resource. If you have a medical emergency you should call 911. Thank you.

 

Drugs and Alcohol

Know! to Seize the Teachable Moments about Drugs and Alcohol
https://www.drugfreeactionalliance.org/files/know-to-seize-the-teachable-moment.pdf

Know! To Focus on Positive Prevention Strategies
https://www.drugfreeactionalliance.org/know-to-focus-on-positive-prevention-strategies

Know! When to be Part of the Solution- Rx Drug Abuse Prevention
https://www.drugfreeactionalliance.org/know-to-be-part-of-solution

Know! The Signs of Prescription Drug Abuse
https://www.drugfreeactionalliance.org/know-the-signs-of-prescription-drug-abuse

Know! The Facts, Respect the Meds
https://www.drugfreeactionalliance.org/know-the-facts-respect-the-meds

Know! Herion is a Threat in Your Community
https://www.drugfreeactionalliance.org/files/know-heroin-is-a-threat-teach.pdf

Youth Suicide

National Suicide Prevention Hotline:  1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Warning Signs and Risk Factors for Suicide
http://www.suicidology.org/ncpys/warning-signs-risk-factors

Preventing Youth Suicide- Tips for Parents and Educators
http://www.nasponline.org/resources/crisis_safety/suicideprevention.aspx

Save a Friend: Tips for Teens to Prevent Suicide
http://www.nasponline.org/resources/crisis_safety/savefriend_general.aspx

Youth Suicide Prevention from the Center for Disease Control
http://www.cdc.gov/violenceprevention/pub/youth_suicide.html


Mental and Physical Health

Know! the Facts: Understanding Teens that Self-Harm
https://www.drugfreeactionalliance.org/files/know-the-facts-understanding-teens-who-self-harm.pdf

Know! Body Image Matters
https://www.drugfreeactionalliance.org/know-body-image-matters

Know! Mind and Body Wellness for Prevention
https://www.drugfreeactionalliance.org/know-mind-and-body-wellness

Know! To Sleep Better
https://www.drugfreeactionalliance.org/know-to-sleep-better

Know! Mind and Body Wellness for Prevention
https://www.drugfreeactionalliance.org/know-mind-and-body-wellness

Know your Friends
https://www.drugfreeactionalliance.org/files/know-your-friends.pdf

Adolescent Traits for Success

Know! What Adolescents Need to Succeed
https://www.drugfreeactionalliance.org/know-what-kids-need-to-succeed

40 Developmental Assets for Adolescents
http://www.search-institute.org/content/40-developmental-assets-adolescents-ages-12-18


Adolescent Dating

Know! Your Child's Risk for Dating Abuse
https://www.drugfreeactionalliance.org/know-your-childs-risk-for-dating-abuse

Know! The Teen Dating Bill of Rights
https://www.drugfreeactionalliance.org/know-the-teen-dating-bill-of-rights


Technology and Students

Know! The Harm in Smartphone Overload
https://www.drugfreeactionalliance.org/know-the-harm-in-smartphone-overload

Do You Know! Where Your Kids are Online
https://www.drugfreeactionalliance.org/do-you-know-where-your-kids-are

Know! Family Cell Phone Contract
https://www.drugfreeactionalliance.org/know-family-cell-phone-contract


Dealing with Stress

Know! To Laugh Your Way Through the Holidays
https://www.drugfreeactionalliance.org/know-to-laugh-through-holidays


Parent Connection with their Children

Know! To Strengthen The Connection
https://www.drugfreeactionalliance.org/know-to-strengthen-connection


U.S. Department of Agriculture Healthy Eating tips:
http://www.choosemyplate.gov/kids/index.html


Tips for student Health (eating, cooking, shopping- PreK-Teen):
http://www.eatright.org/kids/