This INTRODUCTORY workshop explores how the addiction of the individual affects the entire family system. Special attention will be paid to the effects on the children in the family and discussion will center on strategies and resources to help increase their resiliency and coping skills.
- Describe the effects of addiction on the family
- Recognize roles within a family with addiction
- Identify strengths and needs associated with particular behavioral patterns of children in families with addiction
- Make appropriate interventions and referrals to community-based resources
Participants are strongly encouraged to attend the "Initial Training on Addiction & Recovery" workshop prior to taking the Families & Addiction workhop.
8:30 am - Noon
Location DMV Auditorium
Div. of Motor Vehicles
23 Hazen Dr.
To register or for more information please contact Shannon Quinn, Training Coordinator