Video Library

Video Library



  • Helping Brains Thrive Presentation

    Learn how to help your kids grow up with the best brain they can have! This presentation will cover the ages and stages of brain development from elementary through high school and into early adulthood and how substance use impacts the brain throughout development. Presenter: Andrew Lokuta, Ph.D. Faculty Associate at the University of Wisconsin-Madison where he teaches human physiology.

  • Age Matters

    Protect Your Brain: An Education Campaign for Middle School and High School Students. Produced by Addiction Policy Network.

  • Mind Your Genes

    Protect Your Brain: An Education Campaign for Middle School and High School Students. Produced by Addiction Policy Network.

  • Protect Your Brain

    Protect Your Brain: An Education Campaign for Middle School and High School Students. Produced by Addiction Policy Network.

  • Awkward Breakfast Conversations (Episode 1)

    In episode 1 of Awkward Conversations, the discussion between parents (The Suicide Squad's David Dastmalchian and NCIS's Dinora Walcott) and their daughter turns an innocent table-side conversation to one about drugs and its impact on young teens.

  • Awkward Breakfast Conversations (Episode 1)

    The second episode of Awkward Conversations explores the physical and emotional toll that addiction takes on the well-being of high-functioning adults and their loved ones.

  • Awkward Breakfast Conversations (Episode 1)

    The conclusion to Awkward Conversations centers on how to responsibly navigate high school parties – a daunting reminder to parents that their child is growing up.

  • Dead on Arrival

    Deceptive drugs made of fentanyl are killing young people across America at an alarming rate. Fentanyl is infiltrating our communities through counterfeit pills, cocaine and any other street drug you can name. Anonymously sold through social media and delivered within minutes. Learn about it now before it kills you or someone you love. A film by Dominic Tierno and Christine Wood.

  • By Your Side

    Keeping kids safe from underage use of alcohol and other drugs is a concern for parents. In this public service announcement from SAMHSA’s “Talk. They Hear You.”® parent-focused national media campaign, we follow the growth of one family’s daughter, and witness the outcomes of talking to children early and often about substance use. For more information about talking with your kids about underage use of alcohol and other drugs, visit underagedrinking.samhsa.gov.

  • Choices

    Keeping kids safe from underage use of alcohol and other drugs is a concern for parents. Take a look at the outcomes of effective communication with your child in this public service announcement from SAMHSA’s “Talk. They Hear You.”® parent-focused national media campaign. For more information about talking with your kids about underage use of alcohol and other drugs, visit underagedrinking.samhsa.gov.

  • Clouded

    Keeping kids safe from the dangers of vaping is a concern for parents. Parents are encouraged to talk with their children early on and frequently in this public service announcement from SAMHSA’s “Talk. They Hear You.”® parent-focused national media campaign. For more information about talking with your kids about underage use of alcohol and other drugs, visit underagedrinking.samhsa.gov.

  • Helping a Friend

    Keeping kids safe from underage use of alcohol and misuse of prescription pain medications is a concern for parents. Parents and children are encouraged to communicate with each other early on and frequently in this public service announcement from SAMHSA’s “Talk. They Hear You.”® parent-focused national media campaign. For more information about talking with your kids about underage use of alcohol and other drugs, visit underagedrinking.samhsa.gov.

  • The Incident

    Keeping kids safe from underage use of alcohol and other drugs is a concern for parents, and school professionals can help by observing and communicating with kids. Parents are encouraged to talk with their children early on and frequently with the help of a student assistance professional in this public service announcement from SAMHSA’s “Talk. They Hear You.”® parent-focused national media campaign. For more information about talking with your kids about underage use of alcohol and other drugs, visit underagedrinking.samhsa.gov.

  • Keeping Our Kids Safe

    Keeping kids safe from underage use of alcohol and misuse of prescription pain medications is a concern for many parents. Parents are encouraged to talk with their children early on and frequently in this public service announcement from SAMHSA’s “Talk. They Hear You.”® parent-focused national media campaign. For more information about talking with your kids about underage use of alcohol and other drugs, visit underagedrinking.samhsa.gov.

  • Reminiscing

    Actress Torrey DeVitto and her father, musician Liberty DeVitto, talk about the importance of parents having small conversations with their children about underage drinking and the use of other drugs. For more information about talking with your kids about underage use of alcohol and other drugs, visit underagedrinking.samhsa.gov.

  • We Do Hear You

    Even though it might not seem like it, your kids really do hear you when you talk to them about alcohol and other substances. Parents are encouraged to talk with their children early on and frequently in this public service announcement from SAMHSA’s “Talk. They Hear You.”® parent-focused national media campaign. For more information about talking with your kids about underage use of alcohol and other drugs, visit underagedrinking.samhsa.gov.

  • Dads

    “The newest PSA for SAMHSA’s “Talk. They Hear You.” is set on a school basketball court where 12- to 13-year old boys are playing a Saturday morning game. The parents (Bill and Diane), arrive after the game is underway, and sit down with other parents in the stands. Each parent is engaged in conversation with other parents as the two “Dads” (Bill and Rick) engage in a discussion that leads to Bill’s recognition that he needs to talk with his own son about alcohol use. “ For more information, visit https://www.samhsa.gov/underage-drinking

  • Hora de Cenar (In Spanish)