Status: Open Registration Deadline: Feb 18, 2021
Trainers Name: Connie Pacheco Training Site: Recoveries R US LLC Address:
127 East 105th Street Between Lexington & Park Avenue New York City, New York 10029 Manhattan County
One day 6.5 hour training on February 19, 2021 from 9:00am to 4:30
Learn what neurobiology saids about addiction and recovery , This course will reveal how a science-based perspective defines addiction to reduce stigma, guilt and reduce discrimination and make a difference in how people view addiction and recovery. This course will dispel the myths and misconceptions about the nature of addiction. Learn about the views that shapes society’s responses to drug use, treating it as a moral failing rather than a health problem, which leads to an emphasis on punishment rather than prevention and treatment.
Participants will learn how the brain becomes addicted and understand the disease of addiction in comparison to other lifestyle diseases. This course will emphasize how brain scan technology informs addiction theory, which provides a perspective to treating and addressing drug addiction from a disease concept and or model
It will explain the disease of Addiction in comparison to other lifestyle diseases an recognize attitudes that hindered recovery and stigmatize addiction.
Contact Name: Jill Tush Contact Phone Number: (917) 265-8090 Contact Email Address: [email protected]