Tips & Tidbits: Teen & Technology

Jessica Wong, Community Outreach Director at Hazelden, recently spoke to community members in our area about Teens and Technology in a presentation called “Warp Speed”. Over the next few weeks we’ll be sharing some of her tips for raising healthy teens on technology! The safety of your children trumps their privacy. If you’re searching their […]

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Five signs of prescription drug abuse

Two Minnesota doctors on the front lines of the opioid epidemic describe the telltale warning signs of addition to prescription painkillers.  The latest numbers are sobering: On average, 91 people a day die from an opioid-related overdose, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Minnesota is far from immune to the pain […]

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October is Medicine Abuse Awareness Month

52 Million people have abused or misused prescription drugs at least once in their lifetime. Throughout the month of October we’ll be sharing insight about how you can be part of the solution to help prevent prescription drug abuse and misuse!             Download the Info Graphic Here

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How full is your bucket?

A co-worker tipped me off to this “bucket filling” concept. So what is bucket filling? Bucket fillers are those who help without being asked, give hugs, compliments, and generally spread their love and good feeling to others. The simple metaphor of a bucket helps even preschoolers’ understand the importance of consideration and love. People who […]

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Warp Speed Presentation Wrap-Up

On Tuesday, September 26th, Jessica Wong, Regional Business Development Director for Hazelden, spent her morning in Mora talking about all things technology and how they are affecting our youth!  Her presentation contained many powerful statistical facts about our youth and their use of technology – both good and troublesome! The information she shared opened the […]

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