10 key point of prevent substance abuse: 5. Self-esteem
Low self-esteem is a key factor in substance abuse and mental health issues, particularly during adolescence, a vulnerable period for developing substance use disorders. The quality of peer relationships and the social environment are crucial in shaping self-esteem. Creating a secure school environment and promoting positive parenting practices can help prevent substance abuse and support […]
10 key point of prevent substance abuse: 2. Emotion
During adolescence, psychological experiences play a significant role in influencing substance use. Factors like the desire for freedom and uniqueness, emotional turmoil, loneliness, low self-esteem, and the need for emotion regulation can lead teenagers to resort to substance abuse. It is essential to address adolescents’ emotional and social needs to help them make healthy choices […]
10 key point of prevent substance abuse: 1. Imitation
Adolescence is a challenging time marked by crises of identification and disconnection. During this period, teenagers often imitate adults and look for role models while seeking to fit in with their peer groups. Substance abuse, such as smoking, alcohol, and drug use, can emerge as a result of these influences, leading to potential long-term consequences […]
EDUMAP 3rd TPM (Online)
We just had our third TPM for the EDU MAP project, and we’re thrilled to share our progress with you! Our project team has worked hard in developing supportive videos about substance abuse for school teachers and we feel they are an excellent tool that can have a significant impact on the prevention of substance […]
Educational supportive videos for school teachers: Effective Educational Tools for Mitigating Substance Abuse
Innovative teaching/learning methods provide opportunities to experience student and teacher success. Creative and engaging materials increase students’ motivation to learn, their interest in the topic, and their curiosity to explore the topic further. The #edumap project has some tips on how to use information technology to make prevention materials attractive and engaging for students. In […]
Educational supportive videos for school teachers: Health and social responses to substance abuse problems
The reality today is that one in six young people have tried or used psychoactive substances at least once. This is one of the biggest challenges facing parents and educators. In the third educational video from the Erasmus+ International project ”EDU MAP”, ”Health and social responses to psychoactive substance use”, you will learn about effective […]
Educational supportive videos for school teachers: How can teachers prevent substance abuse?
How can teachers prevent substance abuse? Substance abuse is not very common at school in general. It usually manifests itself as part of problem behaviour and efforts should be made to prevent it. But first we should find out why the behaviour occurs. Deciding is a very difficult stage in a person’s life. It is […]
Educational supportive videos for school teachers: The truth about drugs. Real stories
Great news! The new result of the EDU MAP project is out, which includes four educational videos on the prevention of psychoactive substance use. The videos are aimed at inspiring teachers to take an interest in the topic and promoting the relevance of the issue in school communities. The first video, ”The truth about drugs. […]
EDUMAP First Result has been published!
Where does the tendency towards bad habits come from? What can teachers do to prevent #substance abuse? How can you recognise the causes of substance use in adolescence? How can parents recognise that their child is using substances? Got no answers to these questions? Not sure how to work with students who use psychoactive substances? […]
EDUMAP PR2 Brochure
EDUMAP PR2 Brochure has been released!!