LGBTQ Recovery Training Celebrating national recovery month

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Please Join us in celebrating National Recovery Month with a free presentation at Mazzoni Center exploring recovery through an LGBTQ lens.

Presentation Topics:

LGBTQ Identity Development and Substance Abuse

This training will provide an overview of LGBTQ identity development and the ways in which development can be interrupted by substance abuse. Treatment options for this community will also be explored. 

App Use: a Conversation

A close up look at app use (Grindr, Scruff, etc) and the intersectionality of substance abuse will be had, including its negative impact on mental health, socialization and relationship building. Treatment options for this community will also be explored. 

Transgender/Gender Nonconforming and Substance Abuse

The unique as well as familiar ways in which substance abuse is experienced in this community will be discussed, including its negative impact on mental health, socialization and relationship building. Treatment options for this community will also be explored. 

 
3 CEs offered sponsored by NASW.

$15 members and $25 non-members

"NASW-PA Chapter is a co-sponsor of this workshop. 3 CEs will be awarded for completion of this course. NASW has been designated as a pre-approved provider of professional continuing education for social workers (Section 47.36), Marriage and Family Therapist (Section 48.36) and Professional Counselors (Section 49.36) by the PA State Board of Social Workers, Marriage & Family Therapists and Professional Counselors."