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Event Name

Healing the Angry Brain: Anger, Violence and Substance Abuse
For: Professionals
Provided by: MAGentix

Date and Time

Thu Jun 25, 2015 (This event is over)
9:00 - 4:30pm


180 Cooper St, Ottawa, ON, K2P 2L5

Event Description

This cutting edge seminar focuses on integrating current neuroscientific knowledge about how the brain of an angry person functions with practical ways to utilize this information with angry, violent and/or alcoholic and drug addicted individuals. Participants will learn how to help clients develop and implement an individual brain change program that both lowers the risk of excessive anger, aggression and substance abuse and directs the client toward more positive functioning.

Objectives for Professionals:
-Be able to help clients develop an individualized brain change program.
-Be able to offer specific therapeutic techniques to help angry clients at catching the six stages of a typical anger cycle.
-Be able to help clients understand the core principles of neuroplasticity.
-To be able to address with clients the relationship between substance abuse and anger/aggression.

More Info

1-877-895-2867 (Toll Free)


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This event is listed under these topics

Parents, Families & Caregivers
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Trauma and Abuse
Males (Boys, Teenagers, Men)
In Conflict with the Law
Domestic Violence
Primary Care (e.g. Family physicians, paediatricians, nurse practitioners)
Last modified Feb 20, 2015 11:23am
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