1.Try to present a positive role model for your children. Any use of drug or substance in front of children will convey them message of using substance and promote addictive behavior among children.
2.Build trustworthy relation with your child. Trustworthy relation will reduce the gap and your child will share everything with you. Even what his friends do and say to him. It will also help him or her to handle peer pressure.
3.Provide quality of time to your family and children. Quality of time resolves conflict within family environment. A positive family environment is essential to prevent drug abuse among children.
4.Get information about drug abuse problems and other social issue. Parents should know about what is going on around, in home, in neighbor and residential area. Keep your self aware of surroundings so that you can properly guide your child.
5.Equally deal all of you children. Inequality, injustice or inappropriate criticism make child feel to be rejected and ignored. Such feelings and thoughts may bring them to the environment where drugs are taken as solution of releasing tension.
6.Try to earn for your family in honest way. Your honesty will sow a seed that would be reaped later on by your children. Whatever you will sow today, same thing you will have to reap.
7.Present your religious and social values to children in appropriate way. Make your values easy to be followed. First you will have to follow your values in order to teach your children.