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Trauma and the Brain: An Introduction | March 20, 2023

Monday, March 20, 2023
10:00 am12:00 pm
via Zoom

Registration has closed for this event. Thanks for your interest!

As a result of this workshop, participants will gain a better understanding as to how trauma affects the brain, discuss risk factors for substance use disorders, and develop their strategy for intervention methods for a particular population.

What we will discuss:
+ Trauma definition
+ How trauma affects the brain
+ Statistics on substance use and ACEs
+ Risk factors
+ Strategies for care
Stress reducers
+ Prioritizing Risk Factors
Beginning a Call to Action
What has your organization done and how has it worked?

We're offering this session FREE of charge as part of Light & Unite Red Week, when dozens of partners across Milwaukee County join forces to promote healthy, drug- and alcohol-free living and support our community members who are improving their lives by remaining free of substance use and achieving holistic wellness. Registration is required at the link below.