Effective Treatment for Adult Substance Use Disorders Presentation on Friday, April 5th

David Gust and Kent Morrison will present a professional workshop with a structured approach to treating the physical, emotional and spiritual  illness of addictions.  Gust and Morrison are from New Directions Counseling Associates, a Focus Healthcare of California partner.

Topics to be covered:

  1.  The Fundamental Principles of Effective Treatment
  2. The neurological consequences of substance abuse as it pertains to the adolescent/young adult (ages 18-25) vs. the adult (over age 25)
  3. An understanding of the physical illness: Brain fixes – nutrition, exercise, and supplementation
  4. Co-occurring disorders & addictions: Behavior and process addictions and Mental health screening
  5. The emotional illness of addiction: Rebuilding the self,relationships and community
  6. The spiritual illness of addiction: Identity formation

Contact David Gust: 916-966-4523 ext. 3

Cost: $125 per person – Only 3 seats available as of April 3rd
Location: Focus Healthcare of California – 2221 Fair Oaks Blvd., Sacramento

7 Contact Hours
Provider approved by CFAAP/CAADAC,
Provider # 5-12-158-0314 for 7 contact hours.
Provider approved by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences, Provider # PCE 5093 for 7 contact hours
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider # CEP 15942 for 7 contact hours.

View this  flyer for more information.