When Dangers Become Real: Teen Drinking and Driving
By Education Development Center, Inc.
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Your teen is growing up, and all too soon, the dangers of drinking, driving, and drinking and driving become real. How can you help your teen stay safe when learning to drive and faced with pressures to drink or use marijuana? What can you do to prevent distractions from mobile phones? When Dangers Become Real presents true-to-life situations that parents of new teen drivers face. Hear parents like you turn challenges into opportunities to keep their children safe behind the wheel! Hosted by actor Ray Romano
||CleanYou're calling from where?||Robert and Janet receive a call from their son Brad, who confesses he secretly attended a party that has now been broken up by the police. How will Robert and Janet react?||1/9/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanYou just got your license||After witnessing his daughter Marissa speeding up for a yellow light, Juan realizes he needs to be a better role model with his own driving.||1/8/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDid you drink as a teen?||Robert reflects on his past experiences with alcohol, and shares with his family some stories about the consequences of irresponsible drinking.||1/7/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWait, who's driving you?||Leah tells her parents that Dylan, a boy from school, is driving her to a game. How can her parents let Leah know they feel uncomfortable with the situation?||1/6/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanYou smell like marijuana||Corey comes home from school, and smells like pot. Will his mother believe him when he insists he didn't smoke any himself?||1/5/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThey couldn't wake her up||Marissa find out that her friend is in the hospital after drinking too much at a party. How can Marissa's mother make sure this doesn't happen to her daughter?||1/4/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanI can never use the car!||Corey got a speeding ticket! His mother suggests it might be time to draf a Parent-Teen Driving Contract.||1/3/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBut, you let me have a sip||Leah's been allowed to drink wine at a family gathering in the past. Can her parents explain the difference between some drinking in a controlled environment versus drinking with friends?||1/2/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIt's called "Social Hosting"||Andrea and Janet discuss the trend of parents allowing their children to drink with friends while they are home - called "social hosting." Is this situation ok?||1/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|