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Resources for Parents

From: Partnership for Drug-Free America. Visit drugfree.org.


How Can I Protect My Child from Fentanyl? 5 Things Parents Need to Know

9 Facts About Addiction People Usually Get Wrong

Considering Medication-Assisted Treatment? Make Sure You Know the Fine Print 

What If Your Teen Uses Drugs AND Has Anxiety, ADHD or Bipolar Disorder? 

6 Steps to Find Addiction Treatment For Your Son or Daughter If You Don’t Have Insurance

Getting Your Child to Accept Treatment for an Alcohol or Drug Addiction

Underage Drinking: What You Should Know

How to Listen and Get Through to Your Teen 

7 Tips to Help Your Child Manage School Stress

Monthly Meeting- November

 

The PACT Coalition’s monthly meeting will be held this Wednesday, November 15 at 11:30 am.

Lunch will be provided. 

Please bring flyers you would like to have distributed.

This month’s meeting will feature Guest Speaker Dr. Tiffany Tyler, CEO, Community in Schools of Nevada.  Dr. Tiffany Tyler, the CEO of Community in Schools of Nevada is a published researcher, a psychologist and experienced nonprofit administrator.

Tyler earned a Bachelor’s of Psychology from the University of Southern California, a Master’s in Counseling from California State University-Northridge and a Doctorate of Educational Psychology from The University of Nevada, Las Vegas. 


The mission of Community in Schools, the nation’s leading dropout prevention program is “to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life.”  

 

Certification Survey

Dear Service Providers, Staff, and Others: Nevada is looking at the possibility of a certification process for Prevention Specialists and Peer Recovery. We need your input on whether to proceed forward with this process. Please take 5 minutes to complete one or both of the surveys. One is for Prevention Specialists and one is for Peer Recovery. The links should open directly to the surveys but you can also copy and paste into your browser.
We will be closing this survey next Friday, June 17 and VALUE your input. I know we are all over surveyed but would appreciate your time in completing these.
Thanks in advance,
Linda Lang, NV Statewide Coalition Partnership

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/SAP_Cert_Opinion

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Peer_Support_Cert_Opinion