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2018 Back to School Workshop


The Council on Recovery is sponsoring its 7th annual Back to School CEU Workshop on Friday, August 03, 2018, 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. in the Hamill Foundation Conference Center, 303 Jackson Hill Street. The yearly workshop brings together experts in adolescent high-risk behavior, substance abuse, addiction, and co-occurring mental health disorders to teach counselors, teachers, and parents how to help teenagers deal with these problems.

The always well-attended Back to School Workshop will cover a full spectrum of the most prevalent and serious issues facing adolescents today. Topics to be explored in-depth include:

  • Keynote with Dr. Melissa Peskin – Keeping Young People Safe and Healthy: What Schools Can Do
  • How to Identify Anxiety vs. Nervousness and What to Do About it
  • Biological Basis for Addiction
  • E-Cigarettes, Vaporizer, and Marijuana Trends: Research Findings
  • The State of High-risk Sex Behaviors and Teen Pregnancy
  • Technology Addiction: Warning Signs and Impact on Adolescent Brains
  • Self Care & Meditative Yoga and more!

The Back to School Workshop is presented by The Council on Recovery as a vital community service, open to all, and will offer 6 CEUs. Check-in begins at 8:00 A.M. and the $45 registration fee includes continental breakfast and lunch.

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August 3
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
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The Council on Recovery
303 Jackson Hill Street
Houston, TX 77007 United States
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