Heroin Kills – One Year Later: Happening August 29

In August of 2011 the City of Santa Clarita, along with community partners held a special symposium to raise awareness for the growing problem of heroin in Santa Clarita. One year later the problem still exists and it’s deadly. On August 29 there will be a special presentation where the …

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This workshop will define what stress and anxiety is and what it looks like in children and adolescents.  Different assessment techniques will be presented, and general techniques and interventions will be discussed that will help in lowering stress effects.  Participants will learn about progressive muscle relaxation, deep breathing, and meditation.  …

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Many adolescents today are participating in some type of risky behavior, such as drugs, sex, self-injurious behavior, peer pressure, and bullying. Teens seem to be testing parental limits more than ever. In this workshop, parents will learn how to effectively communicate and set limits with their teens and reduce these …

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Free Workshop – Addiction in Today’s Youth

Join us for a free workshop on what parents need To know about drug & alcohol abuse facilitated by Cary Quashen, Executive Director, ACTION Family Counseling. The event will take place on Thursday, October 20th from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at the City of Santa Clarita’s Activities Center. For …

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The High is a Lie

Why is the High a Lie? It may make you feel good for the moment, but you are poisoning yourself. Heroin can cause severe and immediate harmful effects on your body including overdosing and death.

Heroin Symposium – August 30th, 2011

*** UPDATE: Over 500 people attended the Heroin Symposium which will air on SCVTV, local television for Santa Clarita, Thursday, September 8 at 8 p.m. and Friday September 9 at 9 p.m. The meeting will also be linked to from this site and posted on YouTube.com/heroinkillsscv.  Photos and links to …

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