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Addiction 101
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Date: April 21, 2023
Time: 9:00 AM
Venue: ZEM ZEM Shriner
2525 West 38th Street
Erie, PA 16506
Format: Live Classroom Course
Price: See Credits for Pricing
Course Description
This program is intended for those individuals working in the Behavioral Health and Substance
Abuse Fields
Presented by: Edna Stickle, RNc, LCSW; Nurse/Therapist, Stairways Behavioral Health
OP D/A Program
Upon the completion of the program the participants should be able to:
1. Discuss the definition of addiction
2. Analyze the causes of addiction
3. Identify the main symptoms of the disease of addiction
4. Recognize the stages of dependency and review the progression of the disease
5. Analyze the negative consequences of the disease of addiction
6. Discuss the role of denial in the disease process of substance abuse and addiction
7. Recognize triggers and how they correlate to the dopamine system
8. Review behavioral techniques to modify the urges presented by triggers
9. Identify the physiological and psychological effects of substance abuse

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Continuing Education Credits
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  Credit Type Hours Price
Pennsylvania Certification Board (PCB)  (Pennsylvania) 
6.00 Credit Hours $40.00
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
6.00 Credit Hours $40.00
National Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
6.00 Credit Hours $40.00
National Association of Social Workers - PA Chapter (NASW-PA)
6.00 Credit Hours $50.00
Non-Member National Association of Social Workers - PA Chapter (NASW-PA)
6.00 Credit Hours $50.00