Maplewood and South Orange Alliances, ADAPT and the South Mountain YMCA present: SOMA Talks, Getting Rid of the Stigma. A discussion about Alcohol and Drug Addiction in the family.
Part 2 of this Education Forum is Wednesday, April 18th and part 3 is Wednesday April 25th. These events are free and will take place at 7:30pm at The Woodland, 60 Woodland Road in Maplewood.
These discussions will be facilitated by professionals from the addiction treatment field as well as a parent of a recovering addict. Part 2 focuses on the warning signs of abuse and addiction and what to do when evidence is discovered. Part 3 focuses on how to cope with this family disease, including erasing the stigma of addiction in the family.
Panelists will be available after each discussion and printed resources will be provided by ADAPT.
If you have any questions about this epidemic that is killing so many people, young and old, please attend these important discussions