"Anheuser-Busch introduced Family Talk About Drinking in 1990. The
program was developed by an advisory panel of authorities in the fields of
education, family therapy, and alcohol treatment, and through
conversations with parents and teens.
"Recognizing that parents have the greatest influence on
children’s decisions about drinking, Family Talk is designed to help
prevent underage drinking by encouraging open, honest communication
between parents and children about this difficult subject. (From the web
This is the best guide for parents that I have ever come across. It's
very straight forward, practical, and from my perspective, right on the
mark. It addresses important issues about alcohol use in ways that are
appropriate to different ages. There was also a video tape that went with
it but does not seem to be available now. This link will take you to a site
where you can print or download the "Parent Guide."