Addiction and the Brain


This training provides an overview of the disease of addiction, how substance use impacts the brain and behaviors, risk factors that contribute to the development of a substance use disorder, protective factors that can reduce risk, and evidence-based treatments.


Learning Objectives:

  • The science of addiction

  • How substance use affects the brain

  • Evidence-based treatment options

  • That recovery is possible


Length: 90 minutes


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