Supporting People With Addictions (Virtual)

Supporting People With Addictions (Virtual)

Assessment

  • Identifying problematic substance use.
  • Determining the impact of self-stigma / stigma.
  • Measuring recovery progress / symptom improvement.

Knowledge

  • How to explain addiction in non-judgmental, simple terms.
  • The link between trauma histories and addiction.
  • The physiology of addiction.

Interventions

  • Essential qualities of effective interventions for addiction.
  • Externalizing the addiction to foster self-compassion.
  • Mapping out the addiction: identifying triggers, creating safeguards, and relapse management.
  • Intro to the Community Reinforcement and Family Training (CRAFT) approach