Addictions 101


# of CE's: 6

A basic course on the theory of addiction, the effects of drugs and alcohol on the brain, and basic pharmacology

Learning Objectives:

  • Define “addiction”, its etiology and progression
  • Examine the impact of substances on the brain and other systems
  • Outline long term consequences and possible interventions

Intended Audience:

This course is intended for all D&A providers and for all who wil be implementing the PCPC.

Instructional Level:


Completion Requirements:

Participants must attend entire presentation; absence of 30 minutes (cumulative) will result in no credit for the workshop.

Also all participants MUST have a user profile set up on the DDAP Training Management System (TMS) prior to attending the class. Once there, please click on the "New User" link and follow the directions. You only need to set up your profile once on the TMS system. Should you have any trouble creating a profile or remembering your "user id" and "password", please call DDAP at 717-783-8200. Per state regulations, no one will be allowed entrance into the course without a profile prior to the day of the training.