Date of Training: November 4th, 2015, 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM. 1 hour for lunch, on own. Free training, DMV Auditorium, 23 Hazen Drive, Concord, NH
What is this training about?
This is an introductory, FREE workshop on addiction and
recovery designed to raise awareness and understanding of
the dynamics and iact of addiction on people whom we
serve. It will cover the neurological basis of addiction; mental, behavioral, emotional and spiritual dimensions; stages of change; recovery; motivational techniques and resources.
• Describe the neurological process of addiction
• Explain how addiction manifests in various aspects of the whole person (mental, physical, emotional, spiritual)
• Identify the 5 stages of change
• Match intervention strategies to stages
• Access appropriate resources for addressing alcohol and other drug (AOD) concerns.
FAMILIES & ADDICTION, November 5th, 2015, 8:30am – Noon, DMV Auditorium, 23 Hazen Drive, Concord, NH
This FREE 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 patters of children in families with addiction
Make appropriate interventions and referrals to community-based resources
It is strongly recommended that participants complete the “Initial Training on Addiction & Recovery” prior to taking this workshop.
To register or for more information please contact Shannon Quinn, Training Coordinator, Phone: 603-271-5889 E-mail: AODTrainingCoordinator@dhhs.state.nh.us