Teens Using Drugs: What To Know and What To Do | Kids Out and About Ann Arbor / Detroit

Teens Using Drugs: What To Know and What To Do

Free, 2-part series to help participants understand, identify and respond helpfully to teen alcohol/other drug problems. Presented by Dawn Farm Youth & Family Services. Inclusive of parents, families, teens, professionals, students, others.

"Teens Using Drugs: What To Know and What To Do" is a FREE, ongoing, two-part series.  Part one is presented on the first Tuesdays of October, November, and January through June (EXCEPTION: second Tuesday of January 2019) and provides information about teen substance use, including signs and patterns of a substance use problem. Part Two is presented on the second Tuesdays of October, November, and January through June (EXCEPTION: second Tuesday of January 2019,) and has break-out sessions for adults to learn strategies to effectively help when adolescent alcohol/other drug use is suspected or identified, and for teens to explore the personal effects of substance use. Part Two ends with adults and young people together hearing a talk by a young person in recovery from a substance use disorder. The series is held from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm, and is presented by Dawn Farm Youth and Family Services therapists. The series is co-sponsored by Dawn Farm, the Ann Arbor Public Schools, the WISD/LESA Health Educators’ Learning Network (supporting and advocating for Whole School, Whole Community, and the Whole Child Approach-WSCC,) and Saint Joseph Mercy Health System Greenbrook Recovery Center. All programs are free and open to all.  The series is inclusive of parents/guardians, teens, other family members, professionals and students – all are welcome. Registration is not required. A certificate to document attendance can be provided on request.  

 

Location:

St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Education Center
5305 Elliott Drive
Ypsilanti, MI, 48197
United States

Phone:

734-485-8725
Contact name: 
Ray Dalton, MA, CAADC
Email address: 
Dates: 
06/04/2019
06/11/2019
Time: 
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Price: 
FREE

Ages

Teenagers All Ages Adults & kids together Adults without kids