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Parenting Skills to Prevent Drug & Alcohol Addiction

May 10 @ 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm MDT

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 | 12-1:15pm MST

Save the date for this exciting presentation during National Prevention Week (NPW)! The one-hour virtual seminar will share parenting strategies to prevent drug and alcohol addiction, aligning with the NPW focus on preventing substance use and promoting mental health in youth. The presentation will be applicable to prevention professionals, educators, and parents.

The presentation will be led by Erica Komisar, LCSW, a clinical social worker, psychoanalyst, and parent guidance expert who has been in private practice in New York City for over 30 years. A graduate of Georgetown and Columbia Universities and The New York Freudian Society, Ms. Komisar is a psychological consultant bringing parenting workshops to clinics, schools, corporations, and childcare settings.  She is a contributor to The Wall Street JournalThe Washington Post and The New York Daily News. She is also a Contributing Editor to The Institute for Family Studies and appears regularly on Fox and Friends and Fox 5 News. Erica is the author of Being There: Why Prioritizing Motherhood in the First Three Years Matters and Chicken Little the Sky Isn’t Falling: Raising Resilient Adolescents in the New Age of Anxiety.

Participants can earn one hour of Certified Prevention Specialist educational credit in the domain of Professional Growth & Development. Certificates of Attendance will be provided by request.

Participants that register by May 6, 2022 will be entered into a drawing to win a free copy of Erica Komisar’s latest book, Chicken Little the Sky Isn’t Falling: Raising Resilient Adolescents in the New Age of Anxiety.

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May 10
12:00 pm - 1:15 pm MDT


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