Teens need the presence of parents
The holiday season and school break are often associated with frenzied activity, but they are also a time when parents have the opportunity to spend more quality time with their children. On the heels of 2003, many parents are busy making New Year's resolutions. This year, the National Youth Anti-Drug Media Campaign is urging parents to pledge to give their teens the priceless gift of time by remaining involved in their lives and scheduling meaningful family time throughout the year.
According to John P. Walters, director of the federal Office of National Drug Control Policy, parents remain...
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