Jessica Spencer will then share her expertise on how drugs can affect an adolescent brain. Spencer is the community outreach coordinator for Next Generation Village, which is a drug and alcohol rehabilitation facility in Central Florida that is specifically for minors. Spencer is a certified prevention and addictions professional in Florida and possesses more than 20 years of experience in the field. Her specific areas of expertise are working and volunteering in substance use prevention, intervention, and treatment, predominantly with adolescents and their families.
The event is free to attend, and lunch will be provided. Additionally, each attendee will receive two continuing education hours, credited by the National Board for Certified Counselors. Does this fit your professional interests? Space is limited to 40 attendees, so RSVP as soon as possible.
March 23, 2018
Topic: “Dialectical Behavior Therapy Adapted to Treat People with Emotional Behavioral Disorders and Substance Abuse” | Nancy S. Gordon LCSW
Those interested in Advanced Recovery Systems’ continuing education events can view past presentations to learn more about the program.