July 11, 2017, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
July 12, 2017, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Do you struggle with teaching kids the process of addiction? This presentation will include lessons on the brain and addiction that can be used for grades 5-12 that is simple, and easy to teach.
In addition the presenters will demonstrate a lesson that you can use, from the National institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) curriculum called “Brain Power”, a science-based curriculum that teaches how drugs affect the brain. The NIDA curriculum being presented also explains the process of addition and covers nicotine, marijuana, cocaine, heroin, GHB, RX/OTC and other drugs.