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Virtual Speaker's Night

presented by



LDHSS Parent Council

Tips and Guidance on Preventing Substance Use and other Problematic Behaviours

Presenter: Cait McInerney

LDHSS School Councellor for Rideauwood Addiction and Family Services

Monday, April 19th, 2021

6:00-7:15 + 15 minutes for Q & A

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Meeting ID: 945 9411 9393

This Speaker Night will be delivered by Rideauwood Addiction and Family Services.

Rideauwood’s School-Based Program counsellors offer students of the OCDSB high and middle schools prevention, education and treatment to address substance use, behavioral addictions or mental health issues in and out of school. 
Various topics could be discussed. Some

topics could include:

  • Understanding substance use (basics); providing guidance and support along with tips when substance use or other behaviors surface;

  • Opioid use – Community trends and resources; Be in the know – cannabis, vaping;

  • When technology takes over.