04/2/2015: Get to 21 Speaker Series

Weeding through the Myths:
A factual look at marijuana.

Please download the 10 most common myths about marijuana usage.
English and Spanish available.

Myths of Marijuana Flyer_V6 en_sp_FN

VIDEOS: Below are videos to the entire evening. We’ve broken up the videos by topic for your convenience.

If you are having trouble viewing the videos here, please visit our Wellness & Prevention Center YouTube Channel.

 Dr. Richard Granese speaks to the dangerous medical implications of using marijuana. The event was sponsored by Western Youth Services and Kaiser Permanente.

Dr. Richard Granese speaks to the dangerous medical implications of using marijuana. The event was sponsored by Western Youth Services and Kaiser Permanente.

 Dr. Daniel Headrick speaks to the emotional reasons behind drug use and the importance of teens to find their passions in life to prevent drug usage.

Dr. Daniel Headrick speaks to the emotional reasons behind drug use and the importance of teens to find their passions in life to prevent drug usage.

 Dr. Judith Landau speaks to the dangerous medical implications of using marijuana while addressing the family dynamics of addiction. The event was sponsored by Western Youth Services and Kaiser Permanente.

Dr. Judith Landau speaks to the dangerous medical implications of using marijuana while addressing the family dynamics of addiction. The event was sponsored by Western Youth Services and Kaiser Permanente.

The Wellness & Prevention Center strongly recommends that the San Clemente community watch the video of Ben Cort as he describes the changes in Colorado since marijuana became legalized.

 Ben Cort, an expert from Colorado, speaks to the effects legalization has had on the state of Colorado. A must watch for all Californians.

Ben Cort, an expert from Colorado, speaks to the effects legalization has had on the state of Colorado. A must watch for all Californians.

 Q&A with Dr. Richard Granese, Dr. Daniel Headrick, Dr. Judith Landau and Ben Cort. The event was sponsored by Western Youth Services and Kaiser Permanente.

Q&A with Dr. Richard Granese, Dr. Daniel Headrick, Dr. Judith Landau and Ben Cort. The event was sponsored by Western Youth Services and Kaiser Permanente.

11/6/2014: Get to 21 Speaker Series

Secrets of the
Teenage Brain

(Or why the #!@*# did you just do that?) An informative night to learn: How the teenage brain works and develops; Why it’s important to protect the teen brain whether it be from concussions, alcohol, illegal drug usage or prescribed medications; Why kids seek risky behavior and why you should urge your teen to take healthy risks; And why they say they hate you and then ask for a ride to T-Street

Speakers: Lawrence V. Tucker, M.D., Amen Clinic; Edward A. Taub, M.D., Pediatrician; Randall Smith MFT; Dr. Daniel Headrick, M.D.; Pacific Coast Recovery; Lindsay Fisher, Chief Operating Officer, A Mission for Michael

 Dr. Taub′s Guided Meditation

Dr. Taub′s Guided Meditation

4/1/2014: Get to 21 Speaker Series

Author David Sheff

An evening with David Sheff; author of Beautiful Boy: A Father’s Journey Through His Son’s Addiction and Clean: Overcoming Addiction and Ending America’s Greatest TragedyPrevention: What Works & What Doesn’t.  An effective way to successfully prevent addiction. Treatment: What We Do & Don’t Know. Science, traditional techniques, and personal responsibilities.

 Author of Clean and Beautiful Boy speaks at the Wellness & Prevention Center′s speaker event Get to 21. Full video link.

Author of Clean and Beautiful Boy speaks at the Wellness & Prevention Center′s speaker event Get to 21. Full video link.