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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Captain Michael King from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) will be highlighting what he has seen in the field regarding opioid addiction as well as sharing examples for what communities can do for opioid addiction prevention and recovery. He will also share resources that can be utilized by parents, schools, and communities.
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