Getting High: The Dangers of Drugs & Alcohol

Event Description


Getting High: The Dangers of Drugs & Alcohol


Advanced Middle/High School Academy


January 12, 2010


08:30 AM to 05:00 PM

Training Fee


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

Amber Qualls


Overview:  During this training, participants will learn impacting ways to educate students on the effects of drugs and alcohol.  The academy will cover a range of drugs from items that can be found at home, such as inhalants and prescription drugs, to the powerfully addictive drug, methamphetamine.  Participants will learn interactive teaching strategies that will help students make informed decisions and will leave with a variety of curricula and resources to enhance any school’s drug prevention efforts.  
Objectives: As a result of this training, participants will be able to teach students the following:
  • Lessons which target drug prevention
  • The health, legal, and social consequences of using illegal drugs
  • Decision making skills when pressured to use illegal drugs while in social settings
 Campus Issues Addressed:
  • Alcohol abuse
  • Prescription drug abuse
  • Illicit drug use
  • Lack of understanding laws
  • Negative peer influence