Attend a short documentary, Fentanyl Factor followed by Q&A discussion with local experts and expand your knowledge on how fentanyl poisoning within 'fake' pills has impacted North Texas. Learn what you can do to protect yourself and loved ones.
Event starts at 6:00 p.m. Tues. April 18th at Fretz Park Branch Library. This event is free and appropriate for parents and teens. A short 18 minute documentary, titled Fentanyl Factor, highlights the alarming increase of accidental overdose deaths due to counterfeit (fake) prescription pills which often are 'laced' with other substances such as fentanyl. 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. Gary Cochran, MA, 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. With appreciation to Grant Halliburton Foundation, RISD, Documentary Events and Safe Communities Coalition of Hunterdon & Somerset
Recap of this free event: Tues. April 18th/ Start time: 6 pm / Fretz Park Branch Library/ 6990 Beltline Rd., Dallas, TX 75254
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