Speaker Series

40 Things to Help Your Kid Succeed


Thursday, January 31, 2019, 7pm

Renfroe Middle School, Media Center
220 West College Avenue, Decatur, Georgia 30030

Yes! Parents of teens are RELEVANT!

Despite what teens say, your input and active participation are vital during their adolescent years.

Join us to learn how we can use the 40 Developmental Assets for Adolescents. The 40 assets, identified by the Search Institute, a research organization dedicated to children, youth, families, and communities, ensure youth will have the strongest foundation for success we can give them.

Speaker >

Jessica Andrews-Wilson
Prevention Specialist
Executive Director
The GUIDE, INC

Jessica Andrews-Wilson, Executive Director of GUIDE, Inc., will review the six specific categories of proven building blocks, Assets to nurture teen development toward good health, caring, and responsibility.

Get tips from Jessica to help your teen become more resilient to the trials and tribulations s/he faces during these difficult developmental years .

After Jessica's talk, there will be a brief presentation on various evidence-based programs to prevent substance misuse offered locally.

This complimentary presentation is sponsored by
Decatur Parents Network, a sub-committee of the DHS Parent Teacher Student Association.