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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.

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This Month’s Seminar

The E Word: Why and How to Avoid Enabling

No one wants to think they are acting in ways that make it easier for a loved one to continue his or her addiction. But as the addiction progresses, our well-intentioned helping often evolves into “enabling”. In this presentation, learn about why and how to avoid this important landmine.

Date: Wednesday, September 18, 2019, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm EDT

Presenter: Kathy Lang, MSW, Facilitator for online Family and Friends, SMART Recovery

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 | August 2019

The Top Secret Project: Up in Smoke
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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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