Substance Abuse and Co-Occurring Disorders 5 Hours Commerce 10/4/19


Friday October 4, 2019
8:AM to 1:00 PM
5 Hours

Course Location
Best Western Plus Commerce Hotel
7272 E Gage Ave
Commerce, CA 90040

Easy and free parking all around the hotel. There is a Denny’s restaurant next door.

SKU: 1000-1 Categories: ,


DPSS Approvals: Substance Abuse and Co-Occurring Disorders

Substance Abuse and Co-Occurring Disorders


Course Description:
This 5-hour live course is an overview of substance abuse, dependency, physiological and psychological effects, drug classification and treatment. Students will learn how substance abuse differs in youth, developmentally disabled, and communities of color.

Course Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
1. Identify the cycle of use, abuse, and dependency
2. Identify common physiological and psychological signs and symptoms of substance abuse
3. Understand commonly associated co-occurring mental health disorders
4. Have a greater knowledge of typical recovery timelines and treatment programs
5. Explain efforts to made to increase public awareness, reduce stigma, and diminish health disparities

Event Details

Live Course 1: October 04, 2019

Start time: 08:00 a.m.

End time: 01:00 p.m.

Venue: Best Western Plus Commerce

Coordinates: 33.979257, -118.126129

Directions: At the intersection of the 5 Fwy and Slauson exit. Close to the casinos and Citadel outlets.

Phone: 818.453.1083


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