Diboll Independent School District

Skip to main content
Mobile Menu
Welcome to Diboll ISD, Home of the Lumberjacks!

2019 Family Conference January 31st



Thursday,   JANUARY 31, 2019

8:30 - 9:00AM  Breakfast in our cafeteria, Vendors open in the main building

9:00 - 9:45AM SESSIONS

ROOM 1A Bullying

This session will provide a definition of and explain the different types of bullying and ways it can be prevented.  An explanation of Diboll ISD’s protocol and reporting system will be given.

Shawna Neal, LPC,  Diboll ISD

ROOM 1B Prescription Drugs   Bilingual

Information regarding the prescription drug problem, effects the problem has presented, and how to stop the problem from  becoming worse.

Abby Baker, The Coalition, Community Coordinator

ROOM 1F Heart Attacks Have Beginnings

Chest pain and stroke information.   Hands only CPR. Heart attack


Karyn Smith, BSN, RN. Stroke/chest Pain Coordinator Woodland

Heights Medical Center

9:55 -10:40AM   SESSIONS

ROOM 1A Dining at the Dollar Store

Learn how to spot good (and not so good)deals at dollar stores!

Save money and eat better!

Participate in taste tests comparing name brands and store brands!

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service

Angelina County Extension Agent for Family & Community Health

Joel Redus, MS, RDN, LD

ROOM 1B College, Careers, Scholarships, and Financial Aid

Information on the difference in 2 year and 4 year colleges, financial aid,

and  undocumented parents/students. Learn where to start to get


Carol Mettlen, Diboll High School counselor

ROOM 1F E-Cigarettes Bilingual

Information regarding the dangers, health effects, and laws of


Carolina Lopez, The Coalition, Prevention Specialist

10:45 - 11:30   SESSIONS

ROOM 1A Preventing Falls

Take control of your health - learn to prevent a fall and live


Paula Botsford, BSN, RN   Angelina County and Cities Health District

ROOM 1F Interacting with Police

You have been pulled over, what do you do? Do you reach for my

license?  Do you get  out of the car?   Come to this session and you will

know what a police officer needs you do do to keep everyone safe.

Daniel Zarzoza, Diboll ISD Police


12:15 - 1:00PM   CLOSING SPEAKER


Dealing with anxiety!

Dr. Laura Beth Cooper

Attached Files