Addiction 101 – Tuesday, September 26, 2017; 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm
by James Balmer; President, Dawn Farm. This program will provide a general overview of alcohol/other drug addiction and recovery. The presenter will examine the progression of alcohol/other drug use, review addiction as a brain disease and discuss the process of recovery. Participants will learn how individuals experience initial and continuing alcohol and other drug use and gain a basic understanding of the process and diagnosis of addiction, how the brain functions in a person with alcohol/other drug addiction, and methods utilized to help people with alcohol/other drug use disorders achieve sustained recovery.
This program is part of the Education Series organized by Dawn Farm, a non-profit community of programs providing a continuum of services for people with substance use disorders. Admission is free and open to all; people with a personal or professional interest are welcome.
FURTHER INFORMATION: contact Emily Hagen, LLMSW; Dawn Farm Education Series Coordinator, at 734-485-8725 or firstname.lastname@example.org
LOCATION: St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Education Center Auditorium (ground floor,) 5305 Elliott Drive, Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197.See All The Details Here