Tuesday 5 May, 2020, 10:00-11:00 AM (please arrive by 9:50 AM)
Addictions & Mental Illness-Understanding the Relationship
Free Morning Webinar
MFRC Annex (Building R34, Ralston, adjacent to the Wood Hobby Shop)
Mental Health Week (May 4-7/2020)
Many people who struggle with mental illness also struggle with an addiction. This webinar explores co-occurring disorders as a spectrum of experience, and looks specifically at the relationship between addictions and mental illness. The role that trauma can play in co-occurring disorders is also reviewed. Understanding the relationship between addictions and mental illness is key for caregivers to assist in recovery.