TRAINING: Addiction 101
This is an introductory course that addresses the theory of addiction, the effects of drugs and alcohol on the brain, and basic pharmacology. Excellent training for individuals interested in acquiring a basic understanding of the addictive disease process. This is a required training for drug and alcohol counselors. Any professional who works with clients with substance abuse concerns – training is appropriate for staff from social service agencies including children and youth, adult and juvenile probation, domestic relations, job training, and employment and public assistance.
Six CAC credits will be offered for the workshop. This is a required DDAP training.
Trainer: Nancy Milliron
REGISTER by filling out your information below, or contact the training coordinator at (610) 376-8669, Ext. 109.
About the Trainer
Nancy Milliron holds a Master’s Degree in Science, international and Pennsylvania certifications in substance abuse, case management supervision, and problem gambling. Nancy currently serves as a training consultant on a wide range of addiction-related topics for Southwest Behavioral Health Management, Preferred Systems, Inc., and the Pennsylvania Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs.
Wednesday February 26 2020
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
702 N. 8th St
Reading, PA 19604
Event Category: Training