According to the 2018 Oklahoma Prevention Needs Assessment, about two-thirds of children reported that they have not talked with their parents about the dangers of alcohol and other drug use and they do not perceive drugs to be risky, making them more likely to being using alcohol and other drugs. Underage drinking is associated with…Read More
Cultivate…KNOWLEDGE by understanding the effects of marijuana on young brains!
Did you know that young people start using marijuana for many reasons? Some may use out of curiosity or peer pressure and some may use as means of coping with anxiety or depression. Despite whatever the reason may be, marijuana has negative effects on young developing brains. When marijuana is smoked, vaporized or consumed, the…Read More
Cultivate… KNOWLEDGE by knowing the warning signs!
#BeThe1To share these warning signs with everyone you know. Evidence shows that knowledge and awareness can help you determine if your loved one is at risk for suicide. People often express one or more warning signs before attempting suicide. In general, a person expressing one or more of the following warning signs may be considering…Read More