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Why is Meth So Addictive?

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Let's Talk - A Professional Development Webinar Series

CHANGE IN EVENT - NEW DESCRIPTION AND SPEAKER

Get the facts about the powerfully addictive street drug methamphetamine (meth) from addiction expert Christopher Yadron, PhD. Yadron will explore current trends associated with meth use, health risks, the latest research and effective options for treatment and recovery.

Participants will:
Learn the signs, symptoms and side effects of meth use disorders
Identify current meth use trends
Understand the predictors of successful treatment and recovery

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Register and you'll receive notice when we post the recording for on-demand viewing.

A certificate of completion will be awarded for attending this event. Please note, this event has not been approved for continuing education (CE) credit. The participant is responsible to verify if this activity meets their continuing education board requirements in order to gain credit.

Presenters: 
Christopher Yadron

Vice President of the West Region and Administrator of the Betty Ford Center, Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation

Christopher Yadron, PhD, LCPC, CADC, is the vice president of the West Region and administrator of the Betty Ford Center. He has served as a clinician and administrator in a wide variety of addiction treatment, mental health and nonprofit settings. He holds a Master of Divinity from Covenant Theological Seminary, a Master of Arts in counseling from Loyola University in Chicago, and received his doctorate from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology in counselor education and supervision. He is a licensed clinical professional counselor and a certified alcohol and drug counselor in Illinois.

Yadron examined the issue of stigma in clinical practice in depth when conducting a qualitative study on the intersection of sexual identity and religious belief to complete his doctoral dissertation. He is a popular speaker at professional conferences and workshops on topics including addiction and the family, cultural competency, motivational interviewing and co-occurring disorders.

RSVP Required
Date & Time: 
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 12:00 pm
Cost: 
Free
Location: 
Virtual

Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation