The second information evening on topics related to teen mental health will be held on November 22, 2010, at 7:00 pm in the Auditorium at the Earl of March Secondary School in Kanata. This evening is about addictions and the teen. Everyone is welcome, coffee and snacks will be available. Elementary school parents may also be interested in this hopeful glimpse of an often-feared facet of their future world.
November 22, 2010
“Teen Addictions and Substance Abuse” – Positive approach to possible substance abuse, causes, symptoms, and avenues of help. Amanda Neilson, Rideauwood Addiction and Family Centre
February 28, 2011
“Technology and Teen Mental Health” – Impact of electronic social networking on teens, use and abuse, cyberbullying, stalking, how much is enough? (Speakers TBA)
May 2, 2011
“Anxiety and Stresses on Teens” – How much stress is too much, how it can be reduced, anger and risk management (Speakers TBA)