Need more? Try out  Advanced Search (20+ criteria)»

logo

Last Update

This profile was last updated on 4/14/2011 and contains contributions from the  Zoominfo Community.

is this you? Claim your profile.

Wrong Judy Griffith?

Judy Griffith

GET ZOOMINFO GROW

+ Get 10 Free Contacts a Month

Please agree to the terms and conditions.

I agree to the  Terms of Service and  Privacy Policy. I understand that I will receive a subscription to ZoomInfo Grow at no charge in exchange for downloading and installing the ZoomInfo Contact Contributor utility which, among other features, involves sharing my business contacts as well as headers and signature blocks from emails that I receive.

THANK YOU FOR DOWNLOADING!

computers
  • 1.Download
    ZoomInfo Grow
    v sign
  • 2.Run Installation
    Wizard
  • 3.Check your inbox to
    Sign in to ZoomInfo Grow

I agree to the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. I understand that I will receive a subscription to ZoomInfo Community Edition at no charge in exchange for downloading and installing the ZoomInfo Contact Contributor utility which, among other features, involves sharing my business contacts as well as headers and signature blocks from emails that I receive.

Background Information

Employment History

Chemical Awareness Program Coordinator

Helena School District


Chemical Dependency Awareness Program Coordinator

Helena School District


Drug-Free Schools Coordinator

Helena School District


Helena Public School District 1


Web References(5 Total References)


www.addictionus.com

Judy Griffith, the chemical awareness program coordinator for the Helena School District, in Montana couldn't agree more.
"The use of alcohol is a monumental problem," she said, noting that alcohol causes more problems for young people and adults than all other forms of drug abuse combined. "There's a great reluctance to face this because, as a culture, we have such ambivalent feelings about alcohol," Griffith added. But vandalism is minor in comparison to the increased risk of violence, suicide, rape and fatal traffic accidents that have been linked to teenagers' use of alcohol and other drugs in Montana. Many of those tragedies come on the heels of binge drinking. "Five in two hours, that's nothing, they laugh at five," Griffith said. "The three most dangerous words a parent can say are 'not my kid,' " Griffith said.


aa-uk.org.uk [cached]

Judy Griffith, chemical awareness program coordinator for Helena high schools, said she has been fascinated with brain development for a long time and doesn't ever get tired of talking about it."The notion that (brain development) all happens before the teenage years is wrong," she said.Griffith recently spoke to a brain surgeon who told her binge drinking (more than four drinks for a female and five for a male) is brain injury."You might as well smack your head with a brick," she said.


www.helenair.com [cached]

According to Judy Griffith, the Helena School District's chemical dependency awareness program coordinator, children who use alcohol and drugs before age 15 are far more likely to develop an addiction than those who wait till after they're 19 or 20.Children's brains are still rapidly developing, Griffith continued, and even a one-time exposure could change brain chemistry, making a child more vulnerable to addiction later in life.n n nKevin finally bottomed out after a long binge that left him seriously sick.He told his mother he needed help and called the treatment center himself.When he left, Maggie decided it was time to take stock herself.


www.helenair.com [cached]

Judy GriffithDrug-Free Schools CoordinatorHelena School District #155 S. Rodney Email this story Print this story >


www.aa-uk.org.uk [cached]

Judy Griffith, chemical awareness program coordinator for Helena high schools, said she has been fascinated with brain development for a long time and doesn't ever get tired of talking about it.
"The notion that (brain development) all happens before the teenage years is wrong," she said. Griffith recently spoke to a brain surgeon who told her binge drinking (more than four drinks for a female and five for a male) is brain injury. "You might as well smack your head with a brick," she said.


Similar Profiles

city

Browse ZoomInfo's Business
Contact Directory by City

city

Browse ZoomInfo's
Business People Directory

city

Browse ZoomInfo's
Advanced Company Directory