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Understanding Substance Use and Addiction
22 August, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pmFree
Presented by Laurie Young, Alberta Health Services
Explore how our attitudes about addiction will affect how we work with individuals with addiction. In addition, you will increase your knowledge of the different types of drugs and current drug trends, recognize the signs and symptoms of possible drug use and the needs and experiences of those who use substances and gamble. Learn how risk and protective factors influence use and non-use of substances, as well as relapse. Gain knowledge of current services and treatment options.