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Parenting tips to help prevent underage drinking part 6

By Faeza
23 December 2015

Establish boundaries and consequences if trust is abused

Brownrigg advises discussing the issue of alcohol in a non-judgmental tone so that the child does not feel interrogated or too scared to open up and discuss what is on their mind.

“Reinforce your family values and morals; consider your religious stance and how alcohol is viewed. Establish boundaries and discuss the consequences if your trust is abused.”

Research findings provided by the South African Breweries (SAB).