Fundamentals of Addiction (CAMH)

Online

Summary

This eight-week course offers an overview of addictions for practitioners in the fields of health, education, security or social services and for anyone who would like to work in those fields. The course covers common psychoactive drugs and their effects, drug-use patterns and treatment needs, key strategies in screening, assessment and treatment referral, and key concepts in health promotion, prevention and harm reduction.

For More Information

http://www.camh.ca/en/education/about/AZCourses/Pages/foa_ol.aspx

Contact:

Robyn Steidman

Education Assistant

416-535-8501 x36640

robyn.steidman@camh.ca