Following up after Dr. Ginsburg's November 2nd visit to Hatboro-Horsham On Monday, November 2, 2015, Dr. Ginsburg addressed an audience of families and community members who learned a great deal about raising children to become resilient, and paving the way for a lifetime of healthy coping skills. The following day, Dr. [...]
Frances Jensen, MD is Professor and Chair of the Department of Neurology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, and is the author of The Teenage Brain, A Neuroscientist's Survival Guide to Raising Adolescents and Young Adults. "Teenagers are not as readily able to access their frontal lobe [...]
On Saturday, September 20, 2014 Be a Part of the Conversation was represented at the PRO-ACT Philadelphia Recovery Walk. We were a "Friends of Recovery" Sponsor and had an 18-member walk team! Funds raised at the Recovery Walk support the wide range of services and programs we provide to individuals and families, and schools and [...]
Heather Gregan, LPC, CADC, adolescent and young adult counselor. Guests: Jonathan Dueker & Heather Gregan Two former students of the elite Haverford School are accused of leading a teenage drug trafficking organization that involved at least five other local Main Line high schools and three Pennsylvania colleges. Eleven people have been arrested in [...]
A. Thomas McLellan, Ph.D, CEO and co-founder of the Treatment Research Institute. Guests: Dr. Thomas McLellan & Bucks County DA David Heckler With more heroin overdoses in the news and the Affordable Care Act underway we’ll look at rethinking rehab models and how insurance companies are covering substance abuse treatment with A. Thomas [...]
On March 18, 2014, Be a Part of the Conversation presented a very important conversation about prescription drug abuse. Our esteemed guest was A. Thomas McLellan, Ph.D., CEO and co-founder of the Treatment Research Institute.
On January 8 and 9, 2013, Chris Herren former NBA player and author of "Basketball Junkie," shared his story of addiction with community members and Hatboro-Horsham students. January 8, 2013: Community Evening Presentation January 9, 2013: Hatboro-Horsham High School Club Meeting A group of Hatboro-Horsham High School students that supports the efforts [...]
Twenty Hatboro-Horsham High School students made a dramatic impact as they performed the play, Addict, not only for their high school peers, two community performances, and at a regional “Thespian Conference,” but after hearing about the overwhelming response to their portrayals of ten young people, each struggling with a different substance, they were then asked [...]