Tuesday, September 25th 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at FSS Nassau County Office 96016 Lofton Square Court Yulee, FL 32097 – In the Lofton Square shopping center at State Road 200 and Amelia Concourse.
Networking and Continental Breakfast at 8:30 a.m.
Guest Speaker: Emma E. Slier, BSW, Azalea Project Prevention Director
Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Prevention Workshop
The warning signs associated with addiction and substance abuse can present themselves in a variety of ways. This training is meant to teach attendees about addiction, the opioid crisis and the effects of substance abuse on maternal and infant health. Becoming educated is the first step in identifying, preventing and solving substance abuse issues.
Topics to be covered include:
• The Disease Model of Addiction
• The Opioid Crisis Locally and Nationally
• The Effects of Substance Use on Maternal and Infant Health
• Stigma Reduction Techniques