Join us for this FREE lunch hour virtual 4 part series aimed to help you understand, connect with, and support family members and loved ones suffering from addiction – substance use (drugs and alcohol) and behavioral (gambling, internet, food, money, work, romantic relationships, and sex).
How to Register:
We welcome you to attend individual or multiple sessions. Sign up online or call 678-381-1687
Overview of each Session:
Session #1: Overview of Addiction
Tuesday 6/21 or Thursday 6/30
What exactly is addiction and how does it differ from a habit?
What are the different types of addiction?
What other mental health issues often occur with addiction?
Session #2: How Addiction Impacts the Individual
Tuesday 6/28 or Thursday 7/7
Understand how addiction manifests in: 1) the brain, 2) thoughts, feelings and behaviors, and 3) families.
Gain insight into cyclical nature of addiction and relapse.
Session #3: Supporting Someone with Addiction & Self-Care
Tuesday 7/5 or Thursday 7/14
Learn about self-care strategies, communication tips, creating boundaries and how to approach holidays.
Session #4: Navigating Treatment Options
Tuesday 7/12 or Thursday 7/21
Understanding the different levels of treatment options available when seeking support for addiction and recovery and what to expect.