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Upcoming Training “Community Addiction & Recovery Education (CARE)”

Upcoming Training “Community Addiction & Recovery Education (CARE)”

Community Addiction & Recovery Education (CARE)

Do you work with individuals with Substance Disorder and wish you had more knowledge? Addiction is a
complicated disease to understand and we know it takes a toll on families, communities and human service
workers. This course will provide essential foundational information for passionate individuals working in the
human service field such as Law Enforcement, EMS, Social Workers, Family Court workers, Human Resource,
Nurses, Physicians and family members and loved ones. In these four- 4-hour sessions, you will learn how you
can positively influence outcomes with this foundational understanding of Substance Use Disorder and the
grueling journey of recovery.

Part 1 – Understanding Behaviors of Addiction – May 14

• Gain a fundamental understanding of the brain
science of addiction – in a language, you can
• Understand the common behaviors of addiction
• Define Recovery
• Understand relapse, slip, and return to use

Part 2 – The history of Biases in addiction – June 4

• Learn how implicit biases and the words that are
spoken cause life-threatening results
• Challenge your belief system
• Understand Stigma and how Addiction came to
have such a stigma
• Introduction to Trauma