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Teens Using Drugs series

Teens Using Drugs: What To Know and What To Do  (5539)

01/07/2014 7:30 PM - 01/07/2014 9:00 PM

"Teens Using Drugs: What To Know and What To Do" is a free, ongoing, two-part series. Part 1 provides information on how to recognize and understand adolescent substance abuse. Part 2 provides information on what should and should not be done to help when
a teen substance abuse problem is recognized, and concludes with a short talk by a young person in recovery. The series is presented on the first (part 1) and second (part 2) Tuesday evenings of each month in October and November and from January through June.
The program is co-sponsored by Dawn Farm, the Livingston and Washtenaw Regional Coordinated School Health Program Advisory Team, and Saint Joseph Mercy Health System Greenbrook Recovery Center. All presentations are free and open to the public. The presentations
are targeted primarily to parents and caretakers of teens, but are also inclusive of teens, family members, people who work with teens, students, and anyone interested in attending for any reason. All are welcome to attend! Registration is not required. A
certificate of attendance can be provided. Free literature will be available.


Location: St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Education Center, classroom EC4

5305 Elliott Drive
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
United States
DIRECTIONS: http://teensusingdrugs.org/Directions.htm LOCATION MAP: http://www.sjmercyhealth.org/body.cfm?id=33


Sponsoring Organizations: Dawn Farm, the Livingston and Washtenaw Regional Coordinated School Health Program Advisory Team, and Saint Joseph Mercy Health System Greenbrook Recovery Center


Type of Event: Education



Invited Officials / Presenters: The January 2014 series will be presented by Tamara Shirey, MA, LLPC; Dawn Farm Project Manager.


Targeted participants for this year's event: 25


Invited Participants / Audience: The presentations are targeted primarily to parents and caretakers of teens, but are also inclusive of teens, family members, people who work with teens, students, and anyone interested in attending for any reason. All are welcome to attend!


Primary Contact:
Ray Dalton, MA; Coordinator for Dawn Farm Outpatient, Community Corrections, and Youth and Family Services and Teens Using Drugs program coordinator
Dawn Farm, 6633 Stony Creek Road

Ypsilanti, MI  48197

United States
734-485-8725




Website: http://teensusingdrugs.org






 

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