Desperate Households Conference
Things Aren't Always As They Seem
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 from 8am to 12:30 pm
*No Cost & Lunch Provided to those who pre register*
With more than a decade of speaking to youth, Brooks Gibbs has earned a reputation as a leading authority on youth issues surrounding bullying. Featured in Teen People Magazine, The Washington Post and interviewed on CBS, his inspiring personal stories and helpful strategies have reached more than a million teens and counting.
Brooks grew up in dysfunctional family shattered by divorce and addiction. As a result, his amazing story is one of learning disabilities and emotional insecurties turned into a compelling tale of life transformation! Blending truth and humor, his story is powerful and relevant to all who hear him. To learn more log on to www.brooksgibbs.com
Larry is the BCSC Employee and Student Assistance Director, has 4 daughters, Julie-an understanding wife, and two grandchildren. Larry's current position allows him to work with students, families and the community to develop an understanding of obstacles related to substance abuse, and how to provide better suppport on a local level. Larry will talk about the tragedies of underage drinking.
When & Where
Bartholomew County Substance Abuse Council
Mission: To develop and implement a comprehensive strategy to educate about, to prevent, and to reduce the incidence of alcohol and other drug abuse in Bartholomew County.