we need to constantly stay alert for early signs of trouble
when it comes to keeping our kids from risk. Some of the
important warning signs you can watch for include:
You and your child are having trouble
You discover that your child’s
friends have tried smoking
Your child’s grades begin
to suffer or your child doesn’t seem to be taking
pride in his or her work.
You notice a lack of interest in
school and community activities
Your child demonstrates a low self-esteem.
These behaviors may include a failure to take responsibility
for actions, lack of confidence, and the inability
to recognize love and support from family members
and close friends.
Q: What warning
signs can parents look out for that might
suggest their child is considering experimenting