Join the members of the Collin County Substance Abuse Coalition on Saturday, May 9 as they work to educate parents and professionals on the dangers that children face.

This parent education forum is titled “Lethal High: How Drugs are Killing Our Teens” and will be held from 10 a.m.. to 2 p.m. at Collin College’s Preston Ridge Campus Conference Center (9700 Wade Blvd. in Frisco).

Speakers at the forum will include Plano PD Sergeant Courtney Pero, DEA Special Agent Vic Routh and Eric Brown, a parent.

This community forum to set to educate the community on current drug trends, statistics, warning signs and prevention efforts and to foster open communication regarding drug and alcohol use within families and the community.

SCHEDULE:

  • 10 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. – Welcome
  • 10:15 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. – Emerging Drug Trends
  • 11:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. – Story of Montana Brown
  • 11:45 a.m. to noon – Exhibitors/Break/Lunch
  • Noon to 12:15 p.m. – Eric Brown Q&A
  • 12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. – Emerging Drug Trends (continued)
  • 1:15 p.m. to 2 p.m. – Tips and Tools for Parents

Free LPC, Social Work, LMFT, LCDC CEUs provided by Timberlawn of Dallas.

For more information, visit cc-sac.org.

 

About the Collin County Substance Abuse Coalition

The Collin County Substance Abuse Coalition is comprised of law enforcement, treatment professionals, healthcare professionals, school personnel, and counselors who meet monthly to share a common focus on substance abuse awareness.  As a collaborative team, our goal is to educate the community on current drug trends, statistics, warning signs and prevention efforts and to foster open communication regarding drug and alcohol use within families and the community. For more information, visit cc-sac.org.