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Substance Use in Foster Care

Tuesday, June 4, 2024

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM


This training explores the impact and rates of substance use among youth in foster care. It discusses risk factors and protective factors, how substance use effects the brain, different types of substances being used, and common warning signs of use or addiction. Attendees will leave better able to start conversations with youth on substance use and addiction and recognize the signs of use. Includes discussion on vaping, nicotine, and Fentanyl.

Facilitated by Zia Freeman, MA, LMHC Community Educator with Coordinated Care

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After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.