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Event Name

Empowering Mental Health Professionals to Address Addiction in Family Therapy
For: Professionals
Provided by: Ontario Association for Mental Health Professionals

Date and Time

Fri May 26, 2023 (This event is over)
1:00 - 5:00pm



Event Description

During the pandemic, front line providers reported an increase in addiction-related behaviours within families. This has led to an increase in the demands for mental health support.

This workshop is geared towards therapists and counsellors who want to understand addiction-related behaviours and the impact on families. Get strategies to help clients affected by another person's problematic substance use and behaviour.

Discussion will also focus on strategies and resources that therapists can use to support this demographic. An open discussion and case study exercises are included.

Upon the completion of this workshop, participants will have a clearer understanding of:
- Chemical vs Process or Behavioural Addictions
- Codependency vs Prodependence
- Treatment Approaches
- Resources & Referral Sources

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This event is listed under these topics

Addictions (including Drugs, Alcohol and Gambling)
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Trauma and Abuse
Mental Health in General
Alcohol Problems
Last modified Mar 6, 2023 11:29am
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