National Association of Social Workers

2019 NASW Virtual Forum | June 19-20, 2019

Plenary Session: Trauma and Addictions / Closing Remarks

Includes a Live Event on 06/19/2019 at 4:15 PM (EDT)

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June 19, 2019 - 4:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. EDT   

As social workers, we have witnessed numerous clients who have turned to drugs and alcohol in attempt to cope with the overwhelming feelings that are experienced by victims of trauma. Knowing that these behaviors are destructive is not reason enough for individuals to stop using. We need to look at treating the root of the pain. This session will provide an overview of methods to use when working with clients who have addictions resulting from experiences from traumatic events.

Trauma and Addictions Livestream
06/19/2019 at 4:15 PM (EDT)   |  75 minutes
06/19/2019 at 4:15 PM (EDT)   |  75 minutes
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