Supporting People with Addictions
Learn how to support individuals who experience addictions to drugs and alcohol. This training emphasizes harm reduction and trauma-informed perspectives.

Length of Session: full day (6 hours)
Certificate of completion included.

 

Understanding

  • 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.

Supporting

  • Essential qualities when supporting people with addictions.
  • Externalizing the addiction to foster self-compassion.
  • Mapping out the addiction: identifying triggers, creating safeguards, and relapse management.

Not sure what's the right fit for you?

We can help you figure out which training would be most well-suited to your needs. 

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