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Harm Reduction in Practice

Date: 31-Oct-18 to 31-Oct-18
Location: Peterborough / Canada
Harm Reduction in Practice Chris Jardin | PARN Date: Wednesday, October 31, 2018 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM EST Location: Peterborough Lions Community Centre | Lions Den 347 Burnham Street Peterborough, ON  K9H 1T5 Course Description: An in-depth look at harm reduction as a foundational model for health and social services. This interactive multimedia course will invite participants to engage in several core principles that comprise harm reduction as related to substance use. Through large and small group discussion and various group and individual exercises, participants will cultivate a more concrete understanding of harm reduction and work to develop an assortment of tools and strategies to better implement harm reduction practically in their professional and personal lives....

Addictions 101: Exploring Substance Use and Gambling

Date: 23-Nov-18 to 23-Nov-18
Location: Peterborough / Canada
Addictions 101: Exploring Substance Use and Gambling Cheryl Robinson and Katie Lamport | FourCAST Date: November 23, 2018 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM EST Location: Peterborough Lions Community Centre | Sisson Room 347 Burnham Street Peterborough, ON  K9H 1T5 Course Description: The session will cover information related to substance use, including viewing substance use on a continuum, substance use effects, how people make change, review of abstinence approach and harm reduction approach, recovery treatment options in Ontario, stamping out stigma and recovery concepts. Facilitator Biographies: Katie Lamport has been working in the social service field for fourteen years and has been a Counsellor in an Addiction setting for the past twelve years. Katie has worked in ...