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Substance Use Disorders

Find expert advice and information on substance use disorders.

Behavioral Awareness Series: Coping with Substance Use Disorders

If substance use is affecting the life of a loved one, it can affect everything. These free seminars are open to anyone who wants to learn more about substance use disorders and recovery.

View the Substance Use Disorder Seminar Schedule

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This Month’s Seminar

The (Simplified) Neuroscience of Substance Use Disorder

This presentation is a simple, straightforward, and evidence-based approach to understanding the basic neurological processes of substance use disorder (SUD) and other associated mental health issues. The presentation will describe the neurological underpinnings of mental health in general, as well as SUD. Evidence suggesting methods of changing neurological structures supporting SUD will be covered as well.

Date: Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm EDT

Presenter: Timothy Trail, Graduate Assistant at the University of North Texas, Coordinator, S.U.R.E. Center

Call-in number: US/CAN Toll Free: 1 (866) 770-3260   Int'l Toll: 1 (509) 844-9004

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All Resources

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Seminar | May 2019

Freedom from Addiction
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Article | March 2018

Drinking, Drugs, and Families
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Article | March 2018

Drinking, Drugs, and Teens
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Article | March 2018

Drinking, Drugs, and Women
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Article | March 2018

Drinking, Drugs, and Men
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Article | March 2018

Relapse and Recovery
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Article | March 2018

The Dry Drunk
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Article | March 2018

Alcohol and Drugs: Use or Abuse?
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Article | March 2018

Alcohol and Substance Use Disorder
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Article | March 2018

Opioids: Know the Risks
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Article | March 2018

The Addicted Teenager
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Article | March 2018

Understanding Codependency
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Article | March 2018

Cross-Dependency
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Seminar | January 2018

Chronic Pain and Opiate Use

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