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August 16th: "Tall Cop--High In Plain Sight" at La Grande High School

Professionals from Union County and surrounding areas are invited to attend this FREE workshop. Officer Galloway provides up-to-date information on culture and emerging trends in substance abuse with over 120 visual aids and has trained over 60,000 people nationwide. In 2015, he presented at the Oregon DUII Conference and has trained a variety of professionals in Eastern Oregon over the years.

Date and Time:

Thu, August 16, 2018

8:30 AM – 4:00 PM PDT

Location:

La Grande High School Auditorium

708 K Avenue

La Grande, OR 97850

Workshop Outcomes:

This workshop will provide attendees with the ability, knowledge and confidence to help prevent and identify students who are abusing drugs. Attendees will also be taught the strategies and different terms that are consistent with underage drinking abuse. There are several identifiers, logos and terms that are commonly related to underage drinking, marijuana use, over-the-counter drug abuse, drug concealment on school property, and considerations regarding impaired driving. These items, along with much more, will be discussed:

  • Objective #1-Quick identification of alcohol and drug indicators of possible at risk youth
  • Objective #2-Understanding the current youth drug culture
  • Objective #3-How alcohol and drugs are concealed on school property, in the classroom and on / within clothing
  • Objective #4-Tools for prevention, including: improving school policy and procedures in regards to current student alcohol and drug abuse
  • Objective #5-Area specific alcohol and drug abuse information and content
  • Objective #6-Area specific considerations regarding impaired driving

Sponsored by:


Oregon Department of Transportation
Oregon Department of Human Services
Center for Human Development, Inc.
Union County Safe Communities Coalition

More Info:

Start time: 8:30 AM
End time: 9:30 AM
Location: La Grande High School Auditorium