Attend a short documentary followed by Q&A discussion with local experts and expand your knowledge on how fentanyl poisoning has impacted North Texas. Learn what you can do to protect yourself and loved ones. Our discussion starts at 6pm, Tues. April 18th at Fretz Park Library . This event is free and open to the public.
A short 18 minute documentary, titled Fentanyl Factor, highlights the alarming increase of accidental overdose deaths due to the mixing or 'lacing' of fentanyl with other substances such as heroin, cocaine, and 'fake' prescription pills. The documentary also features an interview with a Forensic Scientist inside the lab where real and counterfeit drugs are tested.
Following the film is a Q&A discussion with local experts including:
Keith Brown, Deputy Director of Texoma HIDTA (high intensity drug trafficking area). Keith is a retired DEA Senior Executive and Drug Recognition Expert with 25 + years of experience.
Drew Dutton, M.Ed., MBA, LPC-S, LCDC, ACPS, President & CEO, Phoenix House Texas
Keri Stitt, M.A., LPC-S ,President and CEO, Youth 180, Inc.
DPD Sergeant DVonyotto Noye, Supervisor of DPD SRO Unit
Liz Hemphill, LPC-A, Intervention Counselor, RISD Counseling and Prevention Services
Gary Cochran, LPC-S, Campbell Counseling Group A licensed professional counselor who works with adolescents and beyond.
Film and discussion are appropriate for both parents and teens.
Questions? Contact Diane@DianeMarketing.com
With appreciation to Grant Halliburton Foundation, RISD, and Documentary Events
Thanks to Safe Communities Coalition of Hunterdon and Somerset Counties for producing this documentary.