Understanding Opioid Addiction:
Prevention and Intervention Strategies for
March 3, 2020
9 a.m.- 3 p.m.
Tower 4, Stuyvesant Plaza, Floor 6, Albany, NY
6 hours CTLE
Facilitator: Brian Farr
Addiction issues impact diverse populations in unique and specific ways. Explore how issues of addiction develop and progress and understand the factors that put students at greater risk of developing substance abuse issues.
Learn how addictive substances and behaviors impact the body and brain, and come away with evidence-based prevention and intervention strategies. Discuss and share knowledge and experiences about substance use and abuse with your colleagues, and hear the newest data and research regarding addictive substances, with a special focus on opioids.