"The Truth About Weed – What Every Parent Needs To Know” is a panel presentation with experts in the field of drugs and alcohol and cognitive sciences offering important evidence based information about marijuana use and the effects on the developing brain. Marijuana is the most abused drug among teenagers. Find out about the significant chemical changes to marijuana over the decades, new trends and the effects on the adolescent brain.
Panelists include Dr. Mary Boyle, Professor of Neuroscience at UCSD. Dr. Boyle has spent decades researching addiction, the adolescent brain and the effects of stress on the brain. Mr. Joe Eberstein of the San Diego County Marijuana Prevention Initiative and Center for Community Research and former NYC police officer, will address the prevalence of marijuana in the community. Mr Joe Olesky, a drug and alcohol counselor for the Recovery, Education and Alcohol/Drug Instruction (READI) program at the San Dieguito Union High School district schools and former DEA agent, will discuss the emerging trends in our community.This seminar is free and open to the public. Students are welcome to attend. Spanish translation is provided. Questions – please contact Tiffany Findell, MSW with the READI program at 760-436-6136, ext 6424 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org. This program is sponsored by the READI program of the San Dieguito Union High School District
WHERE: Canyon Crest Academy
5951 Village Center Loop Rd.
San Diego, CA
WHEN: 6:00 pm, Wednesday November 6, 2013