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The Substance Use and Mental Health Leadership Council of Rhode Island - New England Region 1: Coming into the Light: Breaking the Stigma of Substance Use Disorders

9:00am - March 11, 2022 thru 4:00pm - March 11, 2022 | Timezone: US/Eastern
New England ATTC
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The New England ATTC, in partnership with The Substance Use and Mental Health Leadership Council of Rhode Island is hosting this training on 3/11/22 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm with subject matter expert Christopher Dorval, LICSW, LCDCS, LCDP.  Stigma is a major barrier preventing millions of people who are struggling with substance use from entering treatment today. This course will provide psychoeducation for professionals in terms of medication assisted treatment options, as well as, demystifying traditional recovery culture which sometimes creates covert barriers within the recovery community. This presentation is designed to help professionals break that stigma that creates an unnecessary barrier to treatment by understanding recovery oriented language and strategies that can be integrated into practice immediately.