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      Numbing the Pain: The Connection between Addiction, Abuse and Trauma in Tucker


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      December 4, 2019

      Wednesday  10:00 AM

      2206 Hanfred Lane , Suite 106
      Tucker, Georgia

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      Numbing the Pain: The Connection between Addiction, Abuse and Trauma

      This workshop is Approved by LPCA Licensed Professional Counselors Association of Georgia for Continuing Education (CE) Hours 3 Core Hours for LPC/LAPC and 3 related hours for SW and MFT Often times people use drugs and alcohol to numb the pain of the abuse and trauma they have suffered. Research indicates that many individuals presenting for treatment for a substance use disorder also have a history of trauma. It is important to treat the whole person and recognize the underlying issues: anger, shame, low self-esteem, fear, and guilt as a result of being a victim of abuse or trauma.  Upon attending this 3 hour workshop participants will be able to :  ¨ Understand the connection between addiction, abuse, and trauma ¨ Utilize strategies and interventions given in order to help clients identify unhealthy coping skills, understand their interpersonal struggles and to transcend those self-defeating behaviors ¨ Examine case studies and resources in an effort to support a holistic view of healing from trauma and abuse  

      Categories: Health & Wellness

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