Signs and Symptoms of Substance Misuse and Problem Gambling - LIVE WEBINAR

22 May 2024

IN PARTNERSHIP WITH AGING AND DISABILITY SERVICES DIVISION

This course will provide participants with an understanding of issues related to substance use and problem gambling. Emphasis should be on identifying signs and symptoms of substance use and problematic substance use, as well as problem gambling. Substance classification will be discussed and the latest on new designer substances and their impact. Additionally, there will be discussion and awareness of treatment options and modalities and important considerations for families, friends, caregivers, and supporters.

 

 By the end of the presentation, participants will:

  • Improve awareness of prevalence rates of Substance Use

  • Identify the signs and symptoms of Substance Use Disorder and specific substances

  • Identify the signs and symptoms of Gambling Disorder

  • Develop awareness of treatment options and modalities

  • Share some important considerations for family, friends, caregivers and supporters

Presented by: Nick Tangeman, MSW LADC-S

Continuing Education Units: 2 CEUs


This training is approved for continuing education by the Nevada Certification Board for Prevention, Birth Doulas, CHW, and PRSS(-S) as well as by the boards listed here. BELTCA approval pending.

Presentation materials are not for reproduction or distribution without specific written authorization. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in our courses are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of CASAT.

Details

Date Wed, May 22 3:00 pm GMT-7 (America/Los_Angeles)
End Date Wed, May 22 5:00 pm GMT-7 (America/Los_Angeles)
Registration Start Date Tue, Feb 13 12:00 am GMT-8 (America/Los_Angeles)
Event Time Zone PDT
Capacity 100
Spots Available 8
Cut Off Date Thu, May 23 12:00 am GMT-7 (America/Los_Angeles)
Individual Price FREE
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