Ready to learn about prescription & illicit drugs' impact on the brain?

And strategies to keep your brain healthy?

Learn with an Award-Winning Educator

Writer & Educator

Dr. Jennifer Fraser

With a PhD from the University of Toronto in Comparative Literature, Jennifer is an award-winning educator who has taught for twenty years at the university, college and high-school level and also worked with young adults as they are launching their careers. A published author of books & articles, Jennifer believes teens & young adults, parents, teachers, coaches and all who work with children and young people deserve the most up-to-date information and knowledge, especially when it comes to their well-being and safety. Her forthcoming book, "The Bullied Brain: Heal Your Scars and Restore Your Health" is being published by Prometheus Books (Global and Pequot) and Brilliance Audio. For more information and resources, see https://www.bulliedbrain.com/.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Continuing Education Credit in Florida

    • Continuing Education Credit

    • Quiz Questions

  • 2

    Chapter One: The Danger of Drugs for the Adolescent Brain

    • Prescription Drugs to Illicit Drugs

    • Video on Drugs # 1

    • Video on Drugs #2

    • Video on Drugs #3

    • Video on Drugs #4

  • 3

    Chapter Two: Work with the Adolescent Brain to Keep Safe

    • Keeping Your Brain Safe from Prescription & Illicit Drugs

    • Keep Your Brain Safe Video #1

    • Keep Your Brain Safe Video #2

    • Keep Your Brain Safe Video #3

Fentanyl Overdose

Yet another teen dies of fentanyl overdose.Mom of "The Flash" star, Logan Williams, says tragically, "his death is not going to be in vain." But she also speaks powerfully to why I have put this course together: "A young person doesn’t know what rock bottom is,” she continued. “The drugs nowadays is an instant death sentence. It’s handing a loaded gun to a kid whose brain isn’t fully formed."