New Directions: A Course for Teens and Their Parents to maximize the teen’s abilities to make enlightened and informed decisions about alcohol and other drugs.
C.A.R.E. offers New Directions, a class designed for the teen and their parents. New Directions is a four week, eight hour session which provides: education, peer group processing and peer guest speakers. After the completion of New Directions, participants will develop an understanding of:
• The medical, psychological and addictive risks of alcohol and other drug use
• The real costs of substance abuse: legal crises, bodily injuries, damaged careers and fractured families.
New Directions Course Outline:
Effects of Alcohol
The Legal Perspective
Drinking & Driving: a Lethal Mix
Risk of Addiction
Dangers of Drugs
Signs of Addiction
COST: $50 for teen/$25 for one or both parents. Mandatory that one parent attend with each teen. Minimum of 5 teens/maximum of 12 teens per class.
All classes offered at Victory Place @ Coppell (Turning Point/Compass), 550 N. Denton Tap Road, Coppell, TX 75019
FALL 2012 SCHEDULE:
Tuesdays, 7-9 pm
- Sep. 11 - Oct 2
- Oct. 23 - Nov 13
SPRING 2013 SCHEDULE:
Tuesdays, 7-9 PM
- Feb. 12 - Mar. 5
- Mar. 26 - Apr. 16
For additional information, contact Gayle Westapher at
firstname.lastname@example.org or 972-393-5121 ext 204