April 23 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
3 Clock Hours: CASAC Renewal, CPP Section 1, CPS Section 1, LMHC
Content: This workshop will provide an overview of brain basics and brain health and how early exposure to SUD changes the brain and predisposes one to SUD. Discussed will be how alcohol and other drugs negatively affect the brain’s structure and function, altering the rewards system and impact the cognitive abilities needed for a successful recovery. Additionally we will discuss how poor nutrition, sleep disturbances negatively impact SUD and how achievable healthy lifestyle changes boost brain health utilizing stress reduction, body-mind practices, nutritional improvements, physical and cognitive exercise.
- Link to training will be e-mailed upon successful registration 24 hours prior to training.
- PDF of handouts will be e-mailed 24 hours prior to training.
- Quiz and Evaluation form will be provided at the end of the training.
- Certificate will be issued upon receipt of passing quiz (70% or higher) and completed evaluation.
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