The Ohio Council of Family Relations (OHCFR) is the state affiliate of the National Council of Family Relations. It is an organization for practitioners, academicians, and students serving Ohio’s youth, individuals, couples, and families over the lifespan through research, education, and practice.
In 2017 the OHCFR board decided to host professional development webinars as a way to reach and connect with members across the entire state. The following information is about a two-part webinar hosted in the fall of 2017. For more information about OHCFR please visit the website or follow on Facebook @OHCFR
The Effect of the Opiate Epidemic on Ohio Families (Part 1 of 2)
Presenter: Dr. Philip Atkins, Executive Director, Mental Health and Recovery Board of Union County
- Understand the scope and scale of the opiate epidemic in Ohio.
- Apply aspects of self-care in the context of their own experience of compassion fatigue when working with families affected by opiate abuse.
- Identify the stages of change in the Transtheoretical Model of Change and learn to recognize these stages in their families
- Differentiate between varying intensities of intervention and current treatment and recovery support practices in order to assist families in recovery.
Wednesday Sept. 20, 2017, 12-1pm EST
PowerPoint OHCFR Opiate Training 9.20.2017
Link to Evaluation for Part 1 of 2: http://go.osu.edu/opiate1evaluation