December 16, 2015 , 8:30 am , 4 pm

130 Pembroke Road Suite 100

Concord, NH

with Robert Hackenson Jr.
8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (registration begins at 8:00 a.m.)
At NHADACA, 130 Pembroke Road, Suite 100, Concord, NH 03301


DESCRIPTION OF THE PRESENTATION: Get ready to be edutained! This highly interactive training will discuss some of the latest trends and challenges youth and parents are facing with regards to substance awareness, bullying, and social media. Robert Hackenson Jr. is a professional speaker, trainer, and “edutainer” with over a decade of experience speaking to youth, parents, and professionals on a variety of important topics. During this highly interactive presentation you will first gain new perspectives on e-cigarrets, marijuana, prescription pill abuse and the heroin epidemic while learning different approaches to promote smart decision-making. Second, you will learn some of the latest trends with bullying and cyber bullying and receive fresh ideas on prevention and promoting respect. Third, you will learn some of the social media dangers that teens are facing along, how we can promote responsible posting, and what we can teach and what resources we can provide to parents to help promote responsible posting.

ABOUT THE PRESENTER: Since 2004, professional speaker and trainer Robert Hackenson Jr. has delivered educational presentations and trainings to students, parents and professionals covering relevant topics including Substance Awareness and positive decision-making, Bullying Prevention, Social Media Safety and Responsible Posting, and Tobacco, e-Cigarett and Marijuana Awareness. Robert earned his MBA and Certificate in Advanced Organizational Leadership (CAOL) from Nichols College. As a board member of the American Marketing Association Boston Chapter he helped manage their social media and community forums. Robert was also trained and certified as a facilitator by the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) on diversity, hate crimes, and bullying prevention. Robert consulted with the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Associations to help in developing their youth leadership program “You Lead.” Robert also consulted with the Massachusetts Council on Compulsive Gambling Prevention to develop engaging youth programs and staff training, and also developed youth presentations for the American Lung Association on tobacco and e-cigarret awareness. Robert has also been the keynote speaker for several youth and professional conferences including the Wyoming Counselors Association annual conference, FBLA annual conference, STRIVE Conference, and more.

Fee: NHADACA Members $35.00. Non-Members $45.00. NBCC add $5. Lunch will be on your own. For registration information contact: 603-225-7060

6 Contact Hours Available
Certified Prevention Specialist Category:
CRSW/LADC/MLADC Categories of Competence:
NBCC: LICSW/L-MFT/LCMHC (Category 1) & Psychologist Category A

(NH Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counselors Association has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider. ACEP No 6754. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. NHADACA is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.

Bookings no longer allowed on this date.