Understanding Addiction is a unique online training program for those who work directly or indirectly with people who face challenges with addiction.
Delivered through eight 60-to-90 minute interactive online lessons, participants work through the lessons at their convenience. In this course, participants will:
- Gain a better understanding of addiction
- Learn effective, practical skills to increase comfort in responding 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
The next cohort is from August 1 to November 30, 2017, and registration closes September 30, 2017.
Course registration is $100 per person. A 20% discount is available to CMHA staff and volunteers, and members of BCGEU or BCNPHA. For more information, please contact [email protected].
To register, visit www.understandingaddiction.ca.