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TMI: Teens Making Impact

What is TMI?

TMI is the acronym for Teens Making Impact.
TMI was created to empower youth ages 9-18 in group settings with the skills they need to make wise decisions and to help them become productive citizens. 
The 5-sessio…

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Advancing Bullying Awareness: Parenting Strategies for Teens Who Bully Others

…n youth have a high need for control, it may indicate they are exhibiting bullying behaviors toward others. Though most teens like to have some sense of control in situations, it can become a problem when they want to control all situations…

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Alabama Extension and Partners Install Drug Drop Boxes

…opioid drugs. Prescription drop boxes help to remove unwanted drugs from homes and safeguard the health of children and teens.

Alabama Extension also encourages residents to take advantage of Drug Take Back days that occur across the sta…

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Helping Children and Adolescents Cope with Suicide

…per million.
Among 13 to 17 year olds, suicide rates are higher among white adolescents—50 percent higher in white teens than in black teens.

Although it may be difficult to talk to youth and children about suicide, it is ex…

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…xercise and Nutrition.
This program uses technology such as apps, exergaming, and health-related websites to engage teens.
These tools are used to increase knowledge of nutrition and exercise in an effort to reduce childhood obesity…

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Urban 4-H Health Rocks!®

…ate being drug-free

After Health Rocks!® 
Youth Reported:

95% of youth reported that they could help other teens resist alcohol and drugs
89 % disapprove of risky  behaviors
96% disapprove underage  tobacco use
97% e…

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Advancing Bullying Awareness: Parenting Strategies for a Teen Being Bullied

…ll learn ways to get your teen to open up about being bullied and approaches to resolve the problem together.

As teens make their way through the school years, and peers become more important in their lives, parents/ guardians may ha…

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Advancing Bullying Awareness: Parenting Strategies for Addressing Cyberbullying

…ending the request is the person he or she knows. Also avoid online polls or quizzes that ask for personal information. Teens need to use caution when joining online organizations, groups, or “fan” pages, and should never publicly RSVP …

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