"Tip 5" for Parents from Dr Andrew Rochford - DrinkWise 5 Point Plan
Description: Dr Andrew Rochford discusses "Tip 5" of the DrinkWise 5 Point Plan for parents which are making your expectations know. He suggests that it is important that as parents you have rules regarding alcohol and even more important that you make it clear as to what those rules are- both to your kids and other adults, so as to avoid any potential conflicts or misunderstandings. Some suggestions he has includes trying to let your kids be involved in the development of the rules, make time to talk with each other and communicate what your rules are and why they are important to you. He also recommends getting to know your kids' friends and their parents.This will help to bridge the gap that may currently exist between parents and their kids on this very important topic.