The Effects of Opioid Substance Misuse on Family Members and Loved Ones

Presented May 18, 2021

Participants will learn the importance of a support system (family, friends, peers, helpers) and the important role of community.  Participants will identify people who will have a positive impact on their recovery journey. 

01:50 - Background
02:57 - Why do families matter
03:54 - Torn Family
05:10 - The Opiod Empidemic-Impact on Families
10:00 - When is it time to get help?
13:18 - Prevention is key through awareness & Education
15:23 - Catch it early - know the signs & symptoms of addiction
18:15 - How can families help?
19:45 - A day in the life...