Learn how to help people who struggle with opioid addiction and other substance use disorders at this free educational conference, sponsored by Partners Behavioral Health Management. This special event will provide training on:
* Early identification of substance use disorders
* How to help people (especially teenagers) avoid addiction
* Addiction treatment options
* How to reverse an overdose
* How to support loved ones in recovery
* Where to get help with addiction and mental illness
This summit is designed to be most helpful to those who live with, care for, or work with people who struggle with addiction.
Partners Health Summit: Struggles of Opioid Addiction
October 14, 2016 – 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Hickory Metro Convention Center, 1960 13th Avenue Drive SE, Hickory, NC 28602
Read future editions of Behavioral Health Focus to learn how to register or request a vendor table at the summit.
This one-day educational summit is especially for family members impacted by opioid addiction or substance use disorders, local law enforcement, elected officials, high school counselors and principals, and faith-based groups, principally those who live or work in Burke, Catawba, Cleveland, Gaston, Iredell, Lincoln, Surry and Yadkin Counties.
Lisa Cook, MSW
MSW Care Manager – Foothills B Region
407-D East Union Street
Morganton, NC 28655
Phone (828) 874-0904
Fax (828) 874-0186