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Trauma and Chemical Use and Addiction

October 25, 2016 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Free

Trauma and Chemical Use and Addiction” will be presented on Tuesday October 25, 2016, from 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm, by Dr. Tana Bridge, PhD, ACSW, LMSW, ACTP; Professor, School of Social Work, Eastern Michigan University. Current research highlights the relationship between substance use, substance addiction and trauma. This presentation by an award-winning trauma expert will review events involved with trauma exposure, trauma specific symptomology, the impact trauma has on the brain and on coping and subsequent substance use, and how to aid individuals struggling with trauma and substance addiction. This program is part of the Dawn Farm Education Series, a FREE, annual education series developed to provide accurate, helpful, hopeful, practical, current information about chemical dependency, recovery, family and related issues; and to dispel the myths, misinformation, secrecy, shame and stigma that prevent chemically dependent individuals and their families from getting help and getting well. All programs are free and open to anyone interested. Registration is not required. 1.5 hours of free C.E. approved by NAADAC (National Association for Addiction Professionals) and MCBAP (Michigan Certification Board for Addiction Professionals) is provided. A certificate to document attendance is provided on request. The Education Series is organized by Dawn Farm, a non-profit community of programs providing a continuum of chemical dependency services.

Details

Date:
October 25, 2016
Time:
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
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Venue

St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Education Center
5305 Elliott Drive

Ypsilanti, MI 48197 United States
Phone:
734-485-8725

Organizer

Dawn Farm
Phone:
734-485-8725
Email:
info@dawnfarm.org
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