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Northeast Regional Director
Phone: (424) 227-2384
Fax: (800) 303-1905
Email: Mark Medford
D.A.R.E. UPDATE TRAINING
- Opioid, Prescription& Over-the-Counter Drug Abuse. Today’s youth face substantial risks unprecedented in recent years. In response, D.A.R.E., the most comprehensive drug abuse prevention curricula in the world, has created a comprehensive K-12 Opioid and Over-the-Counter / Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention “enhancement” lesson program.
- Vaping enhancement lesson: This 45 minute lesson is designed to present the information at two developmentally appropriate levels of complexity: one for Middle School students in 7th or 8th grade; and one for High School students in 9th or 10th grade.
- More Than Sad Teen Mental Health: 1 in 5 U.S. adolescents aged 13-18 have experienced a serious mental health disorder while suicide is the 2nd leading cause of death in young people aged 10-24. More Than Sad is a 45 minute enhancement lesson designed for delivery by D.A.R.E. Officers to High School students, ideally in 9th or 10th grade.
Registration for this update training is required.
Please contact Captain Jack Bennett, Ret.
State D.A.R.E. Contacts
State Training Coordinator
Captain Jack Bennett, Ret.
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (908) 200-0631
Abriana Silvestri, D.A.R.E. America Youth Advocacy Board Member from New Jersey
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