Understanding Addiction is a unique online training program for those who work directly or indirectly with people who face challenges with addiction. This course is offered by Canadian Mental Health Association, BC Division and is designed to increase knowledge, enhance self-awareness and strengthen skills.
By the end of the course, participants will:
- Gain a better understanding of addiction
- Learn effective, practical skills to increase comfort in responding to addiction in a positive and respectful way
- Develop confidence in working with challenging clients while protecting workplace safety
- Build greater comfort in having conversations that promote inclusion and healthy communities
Format: Delivered online. This course gives you the convenience of working at your own pace.
Dates: May 15 – August 15, 2016
Registration: Visit this link to register.