The Coast News Group

Parent seminar offers drug overview

COAST CITIES — Do you want to better understand the temptations and threats that face your teenager? Make plans to attend the “Parent Forum: Adolescent Subcultures And Trends – What Parents Need To Know” from 6 to 8 p.m. April 16 at La Costa Canyon High School in the Media Center, One Maverick Way, Carlsbad.The “Adolescent Subcultures and Current Drug Trends” presentation will familiarize parents with the most up-to-date trends involving teens. The presentation comes with a “road show” that contains drugs, paraphernalia, weapons, storage containers and other miscellaneous items that have been confiscated from students at local high schools.

San Diego police department juvenile officers will be available for regional support, resources, and questions and answers. The event is free and open to parents only. This event is sponsored by the Recovery Education and Alcohol/Drug Instruction (READI) program of the San Dieguito Union High School district. Spanish translation is available. For more information, contact Tiffany Findell at (760) 436-6136, ext. 6424 or