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Understanding Substance Abuse Conference

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CVCC Tarlton Complex

2550 Hwy. 70 SE

Hickory, NC 28602

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Due to the alarming increase of substance abuse in the Catawba County area, CVCC will be hosting a workshop for all teachers and counselors to learn more about this increasing problems. Though designed for educators, employers and counselors, it will be open to the public, especially those whose lives have been impacted by substance abuse.

A variety of speakers will be presenting information regarding understanding addiction, preventing addiction, recovering from addiction, as well as the consequences of addiction. Speakers will include law enforcement personnel, medical and legal personnel, substance abuse counselors and experts, as well as a variety of resources that will be available. Lunch is included and this workshop is free of charge; however, registration is required.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Teachers and counselors seeking to obtain credits toward their professional certificates, use this link to register for this conference. You will receive your tickets and confirmation via e-mail.

If you have a disability and need accommodations, please contact Frank Pait, CVCC Counselor for Students with Disabilities at 828-3247-7000, ext. 4222 or at accommodations@cvcc.edu at least 72 hours in advance to allow time to arrange the services.

Contact Cheri Toney at ctoney@cvcc.edu or 828-327-7000, ext. 4320 for additional information.

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