#YouthCulture: Nicotine Education Series

08/15/2019 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

The Poe Center’s #YouthCulture program is designed to empower parents and guardians by providing insight into the environment and culture around our youth.

These sessions will be hosted at the Poe Center FREE of charge! 

E-Cigarettes 101

FOR ADULTS ONLY
Thursday, August 15, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

This program addresses the growing concern of e-cigarettes and youth. Participants will explore adolescent brain development and effects of e-cigarettes as we cover the latest research. We will also take a look at the risk factors for use, and the protective factors that help prevent use. A discussion on resources and strategies for increasing protective factors with our youth will leave attendees with tools for the next steps.

Vaping 101

FOR YOUTHS ONLY – Middle-High Schoolers
Thursday, August 15, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Held at the same time as our adult E-Cigarettes 101 program, this program for youths addresses the growing concern of e-cigarettes and youth. Participants will learn about the addictive nature of nicotine and how addiction impacts the brain. We will address risk factors for addictive behaviors, substance addiction warning signs, and the signs of a nicotine medical emergency.

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