Should Schools Be Ready for Opioid Overdoses?

The NIDA Blog Team September 26, 2016 We’ve mentioned before that teens’ misuse of opioids—either prescription pain relievers or heroin—is declining. That’s terrific! But those who do misuse opioids put themselves at risk for an overdose, and unfortunately, overdoses for teens 15 and older are on the rise. In 2014, 76 young people died from Read More …

Delphi Organizes Newark Middle School Wellness Fair

” Katie DiSalvo, Delphi Drug & Alcohol Council Prevention Counselor at NMS and Kelley School, who organized the Wellness Fair thanked the Student Leaders for the assistance they provided and the various area agencies and vendors that participated. “NMS Student Leadership Team is working tirelessly to lead our school into greatness,”she said. “I am confident Read More …

About Mental Health First Aid

  The Youth Mental Health First Aid :  Course is for adults working or living with adolescents (those aged between 12 and 18 years), however, the course can be relevant for those helping people who are a little younger or older. This course is particularly suitable for parents, teachers, sports coaches, and youth workers. The Adult Mental Read More …