NAMI Bucks County meets on the third Thursday of February, April, June, September and November at:
Abington Memorial Health Center, Warminster Campus
225 Newtown Rd., Warminster, PA 18974
Upcoming Speakers for 2017:
November 16, 2017T
Disease Model of Addiction, Current Treatment Approaches, Elements of Recovery, and Co-occurring Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders
Andrew O’Brien, MS, LPC, CAADC, CTTS, CTTS-M
Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 7:00 P.M.
Please join us on November 16, 2017. Andrew O’Brien, MS, LPC, CAADC, CTTS, CTTS-M will be discussing the disease model of addiction, current treatment approaches, elements of recovery, and co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders. Andrew’s work as a therapist focuses on substance use disorders, co-occurring disorders, and tobacco dependence treatment. His background also includes work training and supervising clinicians on substance use disorders and co-occurring disorders, as well as tobacco dependence. Addiction is an often misunderstood condition that affects millions of Americans each day. The impact on the individual’s life, as well as on their family is usually profound. The stigma associated with addiction is equally impactful.