Heroin: Signs, Symptoms and Aftermath**SSP

Event Description

Name

Heroin: Signs, Symptoms and Aftermath**SSP

Grade

Advanced Middle/High School Academy

Date

February 10, 2015

Time

08:30 AM to 05:00 PM

Training Fee

$238.00

Coupon Code

*This training is free ONLY for officers, administrators and teachers from schools funded by the Arizona School Safety  Program and officers funded under the COPS Program.  For School Safety and COPS Program funded schools, please enter Coupon Code:FY15SSP.  All others interested in attending are required to pay the Training Fee.  For questions, please contact academy@azflse.org or 602-340-7366.

Location

Arizona Foundation for Legal Services & Education
4201 N. 24th Street, Suite 210
Phoenix, AZ 85016
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Faculty

Rena Dearden

Diana Strouth

Description

Overview: This training will provide participants with interactive methods to educate youth on the risks associated with heroin use. It will also address statistics, addiction, and warning signs of users.   Additionally, participants will learn how to educate youth on the dangers of the drug without enticing them to the world of drug abuse. Participants will receive lesson plans and resources designed to help youth make positive, educated decisions.
 
*An expert in this field will facilitate a 1 hour session at this academy to provide participants with additional content knowledge regarding this topic.
 
Objectives:
  • Educate students in the dangers associated with the use of heroin
  • Teach problem-solving skills and the legal consequences associated with heroin use
  • Develop strategies to cope with peer pressure and make healthy choices
 
Campus Issues Addressed:
  • Drug abuse
  • Presence of Heroin on campus or in community
  • Lack of understanding laws and legal consequences
  • Peer Pressure