Speaker: Dr. Ruth Potee
Dr. Potee will talk about the teen brain’s development and how brain chemistry impacts risk-taking behaviors including alcohol and substance abuse. She will provide practical guidelines for raising teens in this climate.
Dr. Potee, a graduate of Wellesley College, Mount Holyoke College, and Yale University School of Medicine, serves as a family physician with the Valley Medical Group in Greenfield and is the co-Chair for Healthcare Solutions of the Opioid Task Force of Franklin County & North Quabbin. So she knows what she’s talking about!
The presentation is being made possible by a grant from Team Medford, Medford Board of Health.