6:30-8:30 p.m. — Middle School Commons
Substance Use Parent Traps and Prevention for the High School Years
for Ninth Grade Parents
This "must-attend" once-yearly Park Connects event is part of our ongoing commitment to prevention and wellness amongst our students. Prevention Specialists from the leading substance use prevention organization Freedom From Chemical Dependency (FCD) will present information on current trends in teen substance use. Following their presentation there will be a facilitated discussion focused on parenting strategies to help your children enjoy a substance-free adolescence. Some of the topics to be addressed include:
This program presents an opportune moment for discussing alcohol and other drug-related issues with your children. Parental involvement is crucial to our efforts to reduce the risks teenagers face and we appreciating your partnership in our commitment to keeping our children safe and healthy. Please join FCD and school counselors Krista Dhruv and Evan Velleman for this important program.
Agenda for the evening:
6:15-6:30 p.m. — Registration and dinner pick-up
6:30-8:30 p.m. — Program
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