Connecticut Department of Children and Families
Sep 19, 2013

Connecticut's Drug Threat, and Drug Endangered Children - Part 1

TRAINER:  MaryKay O'Sullivan

DATE:  September 19, 2013
 
TIME:  9:00 until 12:00 noon
 
CEUs:  Available upon request
 
DESCRIPTION: There are a wide range of new street drugs being made available to children and adolescents that are more potent and more dangerous than at any time in history.  In addition, prescription medications have become the fasting growing classification of drugs being sold illicitly and children and adolescents are one of the largest groups of consumers of these medications.
 
In this training we will
  • explore the variety of prescription medications that are abused and how they are being used,
  • identify the new street drugs and their effects upon the user,
  • discuss how these new trends effect the behavior, health, and development of child and adolescent users.
NOTE:  LOCATION CHANGE

SOUTHERN TRAINING ACADEMY (SOTA)
(1 Long Wharf Drive - New Haven, CT  06511 - 3rd floor)

Directions:

Coming from I-95 North, take exit 46 for Long Wharf Dr toward Sargent Dr.  Turn right at the end of the ramp onto Long Wharf Drive.  DCF will be located at the end of Long Wharf Drvie on the right before.  The parking lot entrance will be on the right just past the New Haven Register (on left) and Gateway Community College (on right) 

Coming from I-95 South, take exit 46 for Long Wharf Dr toward Sargent Dr.  Turn left at Sargent Dr. Take the 3rd right onto Long Wharf Drive.  DCF will be located at the end of Long Wharf Drive on the right.  The parking lot entrance will be on the right just past the New Haven Register (on left) and Gateway Community College (on right) 

When attending training at SoTA, you may use the general parking lot outside of the DCF office.
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"Registration Process" for Providers, Families, Youth and All Others
 
Step 1:  Create a "Log in Profile/User ID" and a password.  (Select "Guest" for a user category)  NOTE: You will only need to create a log-in and user ID just once;  the first time you register for a course.  Please write down your user ID and Password and store in a safe place.

Step 2:  Register for the class you wish to attend utilizing the course calendar.
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Location: So.T.A., DCF Southern Training Academy, One L:ong Wharf, New Haven, CT 06511
This event is 32 miles from you (06106).

9 AM - 12 PM

Contact: Anne McIntrye-Lahner
Email: anne.mcintyere-lahner@ct.gov
Phone: 860-723-7249
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