Bernadatte Botha (Substance Abuse Leader)
Room Number: 257 at Fort Morgan High
Phone Number: (970-867-5648)
- Fort Morgan High School
- Fort Morgan Middle School
- Lincoln High School
Works under School Health Professional Grant that provides schools with extra resources in substance use, behavioral issues and mental health.
Admin, SRO, counselors and court are who can give referrals to her.
Teachers, parents also refer students to her, and a handful of students are self referrals.
Commit to Quit:
Five students ranging from seniors to freshmen are in the group.
These students have partnered with the tobacco unit of the North Eastern Colorado Health Department, and present to middle schoolers and other high schoolers about the dangers of vaping.
They also research legal and medical information on vaping by interviewing doctors, law enforcement, judges, nurses, etc. This group was created last year, and is continuing to grow and develop.