Navigating Substance Experimentation
FREE PARENTING WORKSHOP
Navigating Substance Experimentation in Teens
A free, two-hour workshop offering information and support for parents or caregivers whose teen is experimenting with alcohol, marijuana, vaping and other substances.
Interactive, judgement-free and practical
Led by professionals in teen substance use prevention
Held the first Wednesday of each month from 6-8 pm at Jefferson County Public Health (645 Parfet Street, Lakewood)
Workshops are for parents, guardians or
primary caregivers of adolescents:
Youth should not attend the workshops
Free dinner will be provided to attendees
Detailed information about cannabis, alcohol and vaping
Information about strategies to help keep your teen safe
Encouraging your teen to seek help
Communication and staying connected
When and how to seek treatment
Next Workshop: December 4, 2019
Jefferson County Public Health, 645 Parfet Street, Lakewood
This location can be accessed via RTD buses.
OTHER UPCOMING WORKSHOPS
QPR Suicide Prevention Training
Offered by Jeffco PTA
Colorado ranks number one in youth suicide. It’s time to take the steps to be proactive, join us in learning and potentially save lives.
Saturday, January 18
375 Union Blvd., Lakewood, CO 80228
Youth Mental Health First Aid
Offered by Jefferson Center
Youth Mental Health First Aid is designed for adults who regularly interact with young people (ages 12-18). The course introduces the unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents and builds an understanding of the importance of early intervention. Please note, you must attend both days to receive your certification.
Saturday, January 18 and Saturday, January 25
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Wheat Ridge Recreation Center, 4005 Kipling Street, Wheat Ridge, CO 80033