Marijuana - What's the Big Deal?
|Date:||January 14, 2015|
|Time:||6:30 PM - 8:00 PM|
Location: Nathan Hale-Ray Middle School Cafeteria
On January 14th from 6:30-8:00pm at the Middle School Cafeteria, the East Haddam Local Prevention Council will host a town hall forum to discuss youth marijuana use. Three local experts will be presenting information and participating in the community conversation.
- Dr. Alicia Farrell, a cognitive psychologist, will discuss how marijuana impacts the developing adolescent brain.
- Dr. Robert Powers, former state toxicologist, will present on the changing THC levels of CT marijuana and the dangers of synthetic marijuana.
- Francis Carino, supervisory assistant state’s attorney, will discuss the legal issues and consequences of youth marijuana use.
This presentation will bring the community together to have a conversation about why marijuana is a big deal. The EHLPC invites all community members, including youth, to participate in this informative conversation. For more information please contact EHLPC at (860) 873-3296.