5 Tips for Talking to Your Teen About Substance Use

It’s not always easy to talk to teenagers about substance use. But, it’s more important now than ever.

“Parents matter,” says Kasie Coulombe, coordinator of The Royal’s Early Intervention Program.
“You are our child’s most important role model and best defense against substance use.”

Here are the Early Intervention team’s tips for having useful conversations with your teen about
substance use.