This workshop will provide attendees with the ability, knowledge, and confidence to help prevent and identify individuals who are abusing drugs and/or alcohol. Attendees will also be taught the strategies and different terms that are consistent with alcohol and drug abuse. There are several identifiers, logos, and terms that are commonly related to drug (illegal and over-the-counter) and alcohol abuse, marijuana abuse, and drug concealment on school, home, and work property. Over 85 visual aids will be referenced during the training.
Identify alcohol and drug use and abuse indicators of possible at-risk youth, through products, stash compartments, clothing brands, lingo, music lyrics, etc.
Recognize the current drug culture at first observation or interview, including Delta 8 and 10.
Identify concealment methods for alcohol and drugs in the classroom, workplace, or home, including vaping.
Provide education for improved policy and procedures regarding current alcohol and drug abuse prevention and intervention.
Recognize area-specific alcohol and drug abuse information and content in relation to trends, culture, and identifiers.