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Overview of Substance Abuse

This entry-level training will address the scope of the substance abuse problem:  the continuum of abuse, the neurochemistry, the addiction process, the bio/psycho/social model of addiction, the pharmacology, risk and protective factors, and an overview of the major drugs of abuse.

Overview of Substance Abuse - Addictions Care Center of Albany

General Information

Fee: $92.00
Course Type: Evening Trainings
Credits: 8
Certification Type/Section(s):
CASAC Renewal Only CPP Sec 1 CPS Sec 1

Instructor Information

Name: Dean Hale
Credentials: CASAC
Bio: Dean is a Credentialed Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counselor, Recovery Coach, and is currently the Director of Residential Services for Twin County Recovery Services. He has worked in several different modalities of treatment including a hospital-based detox and rehab unit, halfway houses, and an intensive residential program. Dean worked as an Intervention Coordinator and has facilitated Interventions as well. He has worked with both mandated and non-mandated populations and is a member of the Columbia County Drug Court Team. In his free time he produces a Public Access Television Series called INSIDE ADDICTION, speaks within the community to Middle and High School students about his recovery from addiction, and stays active by volunteering and doing service work in sober support fellowships.
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