Alcohol, E-Cigarettes, Events, Marijuana, Parents, Prescription Drugs, Substances, Teachers, Teens, Youth

Red Ribbon Week Toolkit

This free toolkit was created to give all those engaged in youth drug prevention effective strategies, activities, and ideas to implement during Red Ribbon Week that are based on prevention science and research to help reduce youth substance use.

Parents, Teens, Youth

Whatever Your Child’s Journey, Go Together

Why It Matters “Whatever Your Child's Journey, Go Together” is a beautiful piece of custom artwork that speaks to the importance of parents being an active part in their children’s lives. All Utah kids deserve to arrive at age 21 with a healthy brain and bright future, free from the harmful effects of alcohol. One… Continue reading Whatever Your Child’s Journey, Go Together

Events, Parents, Prescription Drugs, Substances, Teachers, Teens, Youth

Free Naloxone at the Spanish Fork Library

Free Naloxone The Spanish Fork Library offers more than good books and free Wi-Fi. As of March, the library is also offering free naloxone. A few years ago, in conjunction with Spanish Fork City’s Active and Healthy initiative, the Spanish Fork Library began offering free gun locks to help prevent death by suicide. In addition… Continue reading Free Naloxone at the Spanish Fork Library

Parents, Teens, Uncategorized, Youth

Healthy Relationships: Heart and Mind

Dr. John Van Epp, author of the book, “How to Avoid Falling Love with a Jerk: The Foolproof Way to Follow Your Heart Without Losing Your Mind” suggests using the RAM (Relationship Attachment Model) approach to gauge the healthiness of a relationship. The RAM method focuses on five different areas in which humans bond to one another:… Continue reading Healthy Relationships: Heart and Mind

Alcohol, Marijuana, Parents, Prescription Drugs, Substances, Teachers, Teens, Uncategorized, Youth

You Can Break Down Stigma

People with medical conditions need a supportive network to help them recover. Substance use disorder is just as much a valid condition as someone who is recovering from cancer. Any chronic medical condition requires support from a recovery community. Unfortunately, not all health conditions receive the same level of support. People with a substance use… Continue reading You Can Break Down Stigma

Parents, Teachers, Teens, Youth

FREE Mental Health Classes Available Now

NAMI is the National Alliance on Mental Illness. NAMI Utah’s mission is to ensure the dignity and improve the lives of those who live with mental illness and their families through support, education and advocacy. Check out the FREE mental health classes Nami is offering. Learn more about improving your mental health. NAMI Utah County… Continue reading FREE Mental Health Classes Available Now