Information for parents/guardians
HOW DO I PARENT MY TEEN?
TeenMentalHealth.org, a provincial program, developed this guide to help parents understand their teenagers. Topics cover conflict and communication, physical changes, independence, sexuality and dating, and common mental illnesses in adolescence.
HOW DO I TEEN MY PARENT?
Similar to "How do I Parent my Teen?", this guide helps teenagers relate to their parents/guardians, while giving clear indications of what teenagers are, how they live life, and their influences.
Centre for Addiction & Mental Health (CAMH)
Mental Health & Addiction 101 Series
The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) offers free, quick, easy-to-use online tutorials. These tutorials will introduce you to topics concerning substance use and mental health problems.
My kid on drugs: What can I do?
A helpful article outlining how to approach the subject. There are some frequently asked questions addressed along with some popular concerns from parents.