In-Service 2018

Current Trends in Youth Culture: A Professional Workshop

The cost of the event is $40 per person, which includes lunch, seminar workbook/materials and certificate of completion.


Workshop topics:

The Implications of a Young Mind: Decision making in the Midst of Technology
Current Trends in Risky Behaviors
Substance Abuse: Trends and Prevention Strategies
Communication with Today’s Youth
Sexting: Understanding and Responding to the Issue


Featured speakers:

  • Dr. Lisa Pescara-Kovach, University of Toledo
  • Britney Ward, Hospital Council of NWO
  • Jessica Myers, Defiance County Drug Free Coalition
  • Rex Stump, Fellowship of Christian Athletes
  • Project Respect Team, Project Respect of NWO


The in-service will begin at 8:30am and will end at 3:00pm. Registration/check-in is at 8:00am on the day of the event. Please register no later than Friday, November 9, 2018.

Contact Jamie Wyse with any questions: (419) 636-2000 or


Project Respect of Northwest Ohio and The Ridge Project are funded in part by the Ohio Department of Health, Abstinence Education Grant # #03560021AE0218. Any opinions, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the Ohio Department of Health.