Health Outreach and Programming
Drugs & Your Body (Scholastic and NIDA)
Mind Over Matter (NIDA)
Heads Up: Real News About Drugs and Your Body (Scholastic and NIDA)
Drugs and Your Body: Myths and Facts Unveiled
This is a Substance Use Awareness Program for Tweens/Teens. Drug abuse is a public health issue that has garnered much attention over the past few years. This program provides a way to increase awareness of how the use of different types of drugs affects the body.
The content from this session comes from the following agencies:
- National Institutes of Health, National Library of Medicine (NIH, NLM)
- National Institutes of Health, National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIH, NIDA)/ Scholastic
In addition to the Drugs and Your Body program materials, there are links to other reliable resources from reputable agencies. You will also find activity and discussion ideas that can be used with any program on substance use that you may offer.
If you decide to offer this program at your organization, please let NNLM MAR know. We’d love to hear from you. Feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org and place Drugs and Your Body Program in the subject line.
Drugs and Your Body Program Materials
All of the materials you need to offer the Drugs and Your Body: Myth and Facts Unveiled program are freely available. The toolkit includes the presentation slides, speaker notes, discussion activities and other ideas to enhance your program offering.
National Drug IQ Challenge (English)
National Drug IQ Challenge (Spanish)
National Drug IQ Challenge Answer Key (English/Spanish)
Drug Facts vs Myth Worksheet (English)
Drug Facts vs Myth Worksheet (Spanish)