Category Archives: Prevent Prescription Drug Abuse

Prescription Drug Safety (course)

A course from Everfi is available elsewhere, Prescription Drug Safety.

Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention is an innovative digital course that arms high school students with the knowledge and tools to make healthy, informed decisions when it comes to prescription medications. Through interactive scenarios and self-guided activities, students learn the facts about drugs, how to properly use and dispose of them, and how to step step in when faced with a situation involving misuse.

Prescription Drug Safety Resources

  • Course Outline
  • Curriculum Guide
  • Prescription Drug Abuse Safety Standards Alignment
  • Prescription Drug Safety Discussion Guide
  • Introduction to the Opioid Crisis
  • Understanding Opioids
  • Resisting Opioids


Educator Perspectives: Prescription Drug Safety from EVERFI on Vimeo.

Learning more about prescription drugs and getting a grip on the pain-killer epidemic

It is vital for kids, guardians, teachers and all citizens to grow in their understanding of how to prevent perscription drug abuse. This topic is covered in this course from Everfi.

Prescription Drugs: Misuse & Abuse Prevention for High School

 This online, health course takes less than two hours. It empowers students with the skills and knowledge they need to make safe and healthy decisions about prescription drugs.

Getting students started is easy.

  • Go to to register to get started.
  • Once already registered,  just enter this code: b40085b4 to their dashboard.

Curriculum guide is seven pages.

Tip: Just take the course and experience it for yourself rather than reading about its educational insights and curriculum.

Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention.CurriculumGuide

Prevention Matters

One in three teens believe it is okay to use prescription drugs once in a while.

Presciption Drug Abuse Prevention.OnePager

Click the arrow in the box to turn the pages within the PDFs

PDAP_Choosing an Evidence-Informed Curriculum

Registration Guide

Student Reg Guide