Church's drug program flunks S.F. test / Panel of experts finds Scientology's Narconon lectures outdated, inaccurate - 2004-10-02
The medical experts minced no words in their harsh assessment of Narconon. A local Scientologist who provides the Narconon lectures has made presentations to students of all ages in San Francisco schools since 1991. At least 34 city schools have hosted the lecturer since 2000.
"One of our reviewers opined that "this (curriculum) reads like a high school science paper pieced together from the Internet, and not very well at that," " Heilig wrote Bascom. "Another wrote that "my comments will be brief, as this proposal hardly merits detailed analysis." Another stated, "As a parent, I would not want my child to participate in this kind of "education." "