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Issaquah High School, Theater

700 - 2nd Ave SE

Issaquah, WA 98027

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TEEN VAPING - The epidemic sweeping the nation.

Smoking is out, but is vaping any different? Find out why the FDA and American Medical Association is calling vaping / juuling an “urgent public health epidemic”; explore the impact vaping has on our young people and how parents can help.

Speaker Jerry Blackburn discusses and explores with parents:

  • dramatic impact of nicotine on the brain
  • nature of vaping and associated products
  • aggressive unregulated marketing to youth
  • dangers/concerns of vaping consumption
  • how parents can reduce the risk of use for youth

Jerry Blackburn, M.ED., CDP is the Executive Director of Influence the Choice-drug preventional alliance for youth, former Program Manager for Substance Abuse and Prevention Services with Friends of Youth in Issaquah, and current faculty member of the Chemical Dependency Counseling Education Program at Bellevue College. He also serves the Issaquah community on the Advisory Board of The Garage: A Teen Café.

This talk is for PARENTS / ADULTS ONLY of grades 5-12.

Free attendance, but please register to reserve a seat! Walk-Ins seated only if space available.

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