Should benzos be on your radar?
This may be the most important 90 seconds you spend today
Every generation seems to have a favorite party drug, and benzodiazepines are a popular go-to choice for many in this generation of teens. They are easy to find, inexpensive, and easy to conceal.
But they are not safe.
Especially with teens who have been through a prolonged period of stress and uncertainty, isolation from friends and out of anything resembling a normal routine, we expect to see these and other drugs appear more frequently. The 90-second video below delivers information that may help you protect your students and ensure their futures. At the least it will make you pause and think about how you can manage the very real risks to young lives.
Please take that minute-and-a-half to watch it.
Available, accessible and unpredictable.