PASS Workshop January 23: Effects of Drug Abuse on Teen Brain
Drug Abuse and The Teenage Brain
Tuesday, January 23, 2018, 7 pm, OHS Auditorium
Open to all parents & teens in grades 9-12 only
Dr. Stephen L. Dewey, Manager and Professor of the Laboratory for Behavioral and Molecular Neuroimaging at the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, attracts sizable audiences to his talks on drug use and its effects on the brain. Whether he’s talking to teens or their parents, Dr. Dewey has first-hand knowledge of the drugs people are using and how they impact teen brains.
You’ll learn about what’s in the illegal drugs sold on the street and how additives drive addiction, surprising ways users hide drug use and some of the best ways to prevent drug abuse in adolescents.
Any Questions? Contact PTA PASS Chairpersons: Herb Pitkowsky @ 376-7981 or Sarah Campbell @ 458-7704