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Teens Using Drugs: What To Know and What To Do

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Location
St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Education Center
Address

Ypsilanti, MI

"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 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 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 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., 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.

For information, please contact Dawn Farm at 734-485-8725 or info@dawnfarm.org, or see http://www.dawnfarm.org/programs/teens-using-drugs.

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Date Created: February 3, 2021