“You Are Not Alone: A Workshop for Families Affected by Substance Use and Addiction” is a free workshop being held on Saturday, October 3, 2015, 8:00 AM – 12:30 PM at the Passavant Hospital, Foundation Conference Center, Cumberland Woods Village, McCandless Township. Pre-register for this free event by calling (412) 748-5120.
Sponsored by the Bridge to Hope Family Support Group, the workshop will provide family members with the opportunity to interact with policy makers and professionals in the field of addiction. Topics covered include: treatment, recovery, re-lapse awareness, co-occurring mental disorders, and self-care for family members. Featured speakers will include Dennis C. Daley, Ph.D. and Antoine Douaihy, M.D., as well as Joshua Morra, M.D., Dan Cohen, M.D., Erin Smith, M.D. and Melanie Grubisha, M.D., along with special guest, Cheryl Dondero, Deputy Secretary for the Pennsylvania Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs.