2013 Prevention Conference RESCHEDULED
Due to the major snow storm, the 2013 Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast and 1/2 Day Conference originally scheduled for February 22nd has been RESCHEDULED to Friday, April 12th! Thanks for your patience.
Friday, April 12th, 2013
Pleasant Valley Baptist Church *1600 N 291 Hwy, Liberty, MO 64068
8:00a.m. — Complimentary
Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast
9:00a.m. — Keynote Presentation
Given by Bob Tryanski
10:00a.m. — Session 1 Workshops
11:00a.m. — Session 2 Workshops
What Can We Expect?
The ins and outs of drug testing in schools
Insight from the cybercrimes task force about the seriousness of cyber bullying and other cyber crimes
Monitoring Prescription Drug Abuse:
Learn how to advocate for a prescription drug monitoring program in Missouri
Retailers On The Front Lines:
Tips to reduce violations, enhance ID checking, and improve customer service (for alcohol merchants)
Current trends in synthetic drug use
It’s Not NORML:
When the drug industry works to NORMLize marijuana use, how do we respond to that challenge?
No Tattling Allowed:
Current research everyone needs to know about bullying and suicide
Leading Change with Positive Community Norms:
How to identify and encourage community assets and correct misperceptions within the community
This conference is FREE, but please RE-REGISTER online at http://northlandconference.eventbrite.com/ or by contacting Kara Siefker at email@example.com or (816) 877-0401.
SOS – Signs of Suicide training for school staff from Clay, Platte and Ray counties has been moved to April 2nd from 12:00-5:00pm in the 2nd Floor Conference Room at Tri-County Mental Health. Lunch and curriculum materials provided. RSVP required to Elise Bennett at firstname.lastname@example.org or (816) 877-0496.