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A Free Program Helps Educate Adolescents about the Dangers of Tobacco Use (English-Language)

R.J. Reynolds ConsumerFeature


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MIDDLE-SCHOOL IS A TIME OF CHANGE FOR ADOLESCENTS:  THEY EXPLORE NEW INTERESTS, DEVELOP THEIR OWN IDENTITIES, AND RELY MORE ON FRIENDS AND PEERS FOR IDEAS AND DECISIONS.  SO, THIS IS THE RIGHT TIME TO USE A PROGRAM THAT HELPS STUDENTS MAKE THE RIGHT DECISIONS, EARLY ON--LIKE AVOIDING TOBACCO-USE.  "RIGHT DECISIONS, RIGHT NOW" IS A SUCCESSFUL, EVIDENCE-BASED PROGRAM THAT HELPS EDUCATE YOUTH ABOUT THE DANGERS OF TOBACCO-USE--AND EQUIPS THEM WITH GOOD DECISION-MAKING SKILLS.  MANY GROUPS HAVE USED THE PROGRAM--AND IT'S FREE-OF-CHARGE TO EDUCATORS, PARENTS, AND YOUTH-BASED GROUPS.  IT'S AN INTERACTIVE PROGRAM THAT OFFERS TEACHER-GUIDES, QUIZZES, AND ACTIVITIES, TO HELP STUDENTS DEVELOP SKILLS IN ASSERTIVENESS, GOAL-SETTING, AND PROBLEM-SOLVING.  THERE'RE ALSO SPANISH-LANGUAGE POSTERS AND BROCHURES.  YOUTH TOBACCO-PREVENTION EFFORTS--LIKE "RIGHT DECISIONS, RIGHT NOW"--HAVE A BIG IMPACT ON REDUCING TEEN-SMOKING.  AND, "R-J REYNOLDS" BELIEVES THAT MORE CAN BE DONE, TO ACCELERATE THE DECLINE IN YOUTH TOBACCO-USE.  TO LEARN MORE, VISIT "RIGHT-DECISIONS-RIGHT-NOW"-DOT-COM.

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