* Faces of Addiction: The Opioid Abuse Prevention Conference
Name:* Faces of Addiction: The Opioid Abuse Prevention Conference
Date:December 13, 2017
December 13 Faces of Addiction: The Opioid Abuse Prevention Conference Check-in/Continental Breakfast: 7:30 a.m.
Conference: 8:15 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Doubletree Hotel, Westborough
Cost: $55 per person
Includes light breakfast, lunch and materials
This conference is presented by the MIAA and is appropriate for High School Students, School Administrators, Educators, Advisors, Activity Group Leaders, Wellness Coordinators, Guidance Counselors, Athletic Directors, Coaches, Nurses, and School Resource Officers. The conference will feature a keynote speaker, resource exhibits, and concurrent workshops. Workshop topics include:
The Opioid Crisis in MA
The Nature of Addiction
Teen Brain Development/Science
Personal Recovery Stories
Signs and Symptoms of Use
Preventing Opioid Misuse in Student-Athletes
Supporting Students Returning to School Post Rehab