Vaping (E-cigs) are the most common tobacco product used by our kids. They are NOT a safe alternative to cigarette smoking. 24% of 8th graders and 40% of high schoolers report vaping during their lifetime.
(Source: 2019 Monitoring the Future survey)
Anxiety: Nearly 1 in 3 adolescents (ages 13-18) will experience an anxiety disorder – a 20% increase in five years. (National Institute of Health) A national state of emergency for child and adolescent mental health has been declared.
Fentanyl “Rainbow fentanyl—fentanyl pills and powder that come in a variety of bright colors, shapes, and sizes—is a deliberate effort by drug traffickers to drive addiction amongst kids and young adults,” according to DEA Administrator Anne Milgram.
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Eating Disorders are now developing at earlier ages for females and males. Food that once bonded a family together can easily become the thing that breaks that same bond, creating chaos in the home. Tips will be shared on how to communicate, support a healthier home environment and ways parents can encourage a balanced lifestyle. This webinar will also go over the most observable warning signs and behaviors that can be present when an eating issue emerges as well as when to seek out treatment. Attendees will also learn about the more commonly diagnosed Eating and Feeding Disorders, along with the evidence-based treatments that are currently used.
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