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Parent Night at NMSA: Drug & Alcohol Awareness and Prevention
March 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
A special presentation on Drug & Alcohol Awareness and Prevention for parents and families.
A guest presenter from the Santa Fe Community Guidance Center will cover a wide range of topics regarding this important subject as a means of educating and supporting families.
Some topics that will be covered include:
-Statistics, national and local, regarding teenage use of mind-altering substances
-Education on the effects of various substances, including their impact on interpersonal relationships and school performance
-Signs and symptoms of drug and alcohol use/abuse
-Ideas for approaching your teen about possible drug use/abuse/dealing/medical
-School Policy on drug/alcohol use at school and expected disciplinary consequences
-Ways to help educate and prevent your teen, and their peers, from taking dangerous risks regarding mind-altering substances, including short and long-term effects on brain and body functions.
-Q & A to follow
We highly encourage you to attend this special evening to educate yourself on the current situation regarding controlled substances, which are becoming increasingly available and widespread across the country.
Hope to see you there-