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COURAGEOUS PARENTING 101®

“Parenting Through the Opioid Crisis and Beyond”™

A Workshop for Parents, Professionals, and Teachers

Covering Topics Such As:

  • Understanding Signs of Drug Use
  • Effective Communication Strategies with Youth on Drugs
  • Prevention and Intervention Strategies for Teachers
  • Teaching Youth Drug Refusal Skills
  • Helping Youth Cope Effectively with Stress and Emotions
  • Marijuana’s influence on Opioid Abuse and much more

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Workshop presented by Christopher Dutton, LCSW, Clinical Director of Community and School Services Bridge Family Center.

Chris has extensive experience in school, residential, and outpatient clinical environments. He developed a passion for working with children early in his career. As Director of the Hartford County 4-H Camp and a paraprofessional offering behavioral and educational support, he gained the capacity to effectively interact with children and the strong desire to continue engaging with this population. Prior to joining the Bridge, he directed a 28-bed psychiatric residential treatment facility.

Chris earned a Master of Social Work in Administration Degree from the University of Connecticut and a Bachelor of Arts in English Degree from Eastern Connecticut State University. 

 

This workshop is open to the public.

 

 

This event will be in English and In-person.

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For a quick overview of the schedule, please see Presentation Schedule At A Glance.

To request more information on our Drug Prevention Education Programs and Services, please fill-out a Drug Prevention Program Request or call the office at 203-831-9700.

Virtual & Live Presentations Available. The Courage to Speak Foundation offers the Courage to Speak Presentation for students, parents, educators, and community members virtually and live.

The Courage to Speak Foundation

144 East Ave Suite #200
Norwalk, CT 06851

Phone:
Office (203) 831-9700

Fax: (203) 831-9800

Web: Courage to Speak Foundation

Learn more about Courage to Speak® substance use prevention education programs for Elementary, Middle, and High School students.

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