Understanding and Managing Mental Health and Substance Use Issues
Authored by Sandra Oxx
October 9, 2019
Next event on August 6, 2020 — 5:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Occurs every week on Thursday.
If you have a mental health condition and use chemical substances, then you will be interested in this group. The symptoms of mental health conditions, such as depression, anxiety, mania and trauma can be aggravated and magnified by the use of chemical substances. They can also interfere with the medications you are talking for you mental health condition. Chemical substances can interfere with your daily functioning.
Call 846-1213 to register. Group led by Paul Sanders, LMHC
This group will provide you with the information you need to better manage your life without the use of chemical substances. We will discuss the following:
- What is addiction?
- How do chemical substances affect the brain?
- How to recognize triggers, cravings and urges?
- How to develop skills to avoid chemical substances?
- How to live a life without chemical substances?