Topics covered: Wired for Addiction: Overdose Prevention and Harm Reduction Strategies. Scientifically Proven Medical Care Treatments
Topics include: We Are All Wired for Addiction, Hijacking the Brain: Opioids Vs. Other Drugs, Susceptibility to Opioid Addiction, Science-Based Approaches for Treating Opioid Disorders, and Overdose Prevention and Harm Reduction.
Kathleen Burke PhD: Dr. Burke is an educational leader in prevention of high risk behaviors in youth and young adults. She provide empirically based strategies to families, educators, and community leaders. He approach integrates state-of-the-art prevention practices, understanding of adolescent emotional and physical development, and cutting edge neuroscience research. This approach produces unique ideas, methods, and positive health outcomes for youth. Dr. Burke is an expert in addressing high-risk youth behavior like drug abuse. Dr Burk’s formerly was the CEO of the Robert Crown Center, and is now the President of Strategic Prevention.
Chelsea Laliberte: one of the leading experts and advocates in the US on the issue of drug addiction and prevention. She has been featured in the Chicago Tribune, TheFix, Fox News, and countless other media outlets. She is the Executive Director/Cofounder, Live4Lali, Inc and Codeveloper, Lake County Opioid Initiative. Live4Lali’s mission is to provide individuals, families, communities and organizations with awareness of the growing drug abuse epidemic and the importance of addressing mental health issues with compassion and concern to reduce the overwhelming stigma perpetuating this national problem.
Wendy Behary, LCSW, is the founder and director of The Cognitive Therapy Center of New Jersey and The New Jersey Institute for Schema Therapy. She has been treating clients & training professionals for more than 20 years. Wendy has worked with Dr. Jeffrey Young since 1989. She is a distinguished founding fellow and consulting supervisor for The Academy of Cognitive Therapy (Aaron T. Beck Institute). Wendy also served as the President of the Executive Board of the International Society of Schema Therapy (ISST) from 2010-2014.
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