Youth Networking Forum: Current Drug Trends & Alternatives to Opioids
Start Date/Time:
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 4:30 PM
End Date/Time:
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 7:30 PM
Recurring Event:
One time event
Importance:
Normal Priority
Description:

Session I: Youth & Current Drug Trends
Today's students are not just drinking beer and smoking a little weed. Are you aware of what waxing, boofing and robotripping are? Prevention expert, Matthew Null from Gaudenzia, will discuss emerging youth drug trends and ways to address them.

Session II: Opioid Alternatives: Options for Pain
Whether young or old, pain management is a significant risk factor in the development of opioid use disorder. Licensed psychologist and clinical consultant, Dr. Kenneth Martz, will examine a variety of interventions that are useful for pain management, plus other conditions. Participants will learn a range of evidence-based coping skills to manage pain and address behavioral health concerns.
 
Location: Dickinson College's Allison Hall, 99  Mooreland Ave. in Carlisle.
Registration: Required for this free event. Register here by December 5th.

Owned by Mike On Thursday, November 15, 2018