An Educational Group for Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention
CarePlus presents F.O.R.W.A.R.D. (Focus on Resilience with Assistance, Resources & Determination), an 8-week psycho-educational group for youth 12-18 years of age who have begun to use or experiment with drugs and/or alcohol. The group is designed to educate youth on the potential dangers of substance use and teach healthy decision making, positive coping skills, and social activities that do not involve the use of drugs or alcohol.
This group is designed for adolescents who are using or experimenting with drugs and/or alcohol. The goal of this program is to provide therapy, education, and resources so that the young person can properly manage impulsivity, cope, communicate, and build healthy relationships.
Participants will engage in groups to provide support and education regarding:
- Dangers of Substance Use
- Refusal Skills
- Positive Social Activities
- Peer Pressure
- Positive Coping Skills
For more information, please contact…
CarePlus Admissions at (201) 986-5000.