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Friday, May 19 • 3:45pm - 5:00pm
Current Drug Trends Among Adolescents

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Drugs continue to plague youth across our country. With the current opioid crisis and the saturation of affordable heroin hitting the streets of urban, rural, and suburban communities, it is more important than ever for the church to step into the youth drug culture. In this workshop you will learn about current drug trends among adolescents, the science behind adolescent substance abuse, and what the church can do to address this epidemic claiming the lives of the teens and young adults in our communities.

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Chris Schaffner

Founder/Speaker/Writer, Conversations on the Fringe
Chris Schaffner is a certified addictions counselor working with chemically dependent ’emerging adults’ and is also the founder of Conversations on the Fringe. CotF an organization seeking creative and innovative ways to bridge the gap between the mental health community and those entities (particularly schools and churches) that serve youth in contemporary society. He’s been working with hurting children, teens, and adults... Read More →


Friday May 19, 2017 3:45pm - 5:00pm
Duke 120
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