Virtual/Instructor-led training

Addressing Substance Abuse and Addiction

Introduction

Substance abuse and addiction are significant issues that impact many aspects of life. Understanding the various substances, recognizing the signs, and knowing the factors that contribute to addiction are crucial for addressing and overcoming these challenges. In this session, we will cover the following content:

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  • Identifying different types of substances and associated risks: Learn about various substances that can be abused and the health risks they pose.
  • Recognizing signs and symptoms: Understand how to identify the signs and symptoms of substance abuse and addiction.
  • Examining contributing factors: Explore the role of genetics, environment, and psychological factors in the development of substance abuse and addiction.
  • Understanding the impact on health: Discover how substance abuse and addiction affect physical and mental health.
  • Emphasizing the importance of seeking help: Learn about the significance of seeking help and the various treatment options available.
  • Developing strategies for management and recovery: Discover effective strategies for managing and overcoming substance abuse and addiction.
  • Utilizing support networks and resources: Understand the role of support networks and resources in the recovery process.