Understanding Addiction & Recovery
Free Two-Part Series
PART 1: THE DISEASE OF ADDICTION
Tuesday, October 9 • 7:00 – 9:00 PM
Weinberg Park Heights JCC, Community Room
“Understanding the Disease of Addiction”
Richard Haber, MD
Medical Director, JCS Outpatient Mental Health CenterBreakout Sessions Include:
“Increasing Resiliency in Our Children”
Larry Ziffer, MSW, Charles Crane Foundation
Susan Kurlander, MEd, Jewish Community Services
“Unique Challenges Facing Orthodox Families”
Aviva Weisborg, Shemesh
Howard Reznick, LCSW-C, Jewish Community Services
“How Can We Help the Addict We Love?”
James Ryan, MA, Ashley Addiction Treatment
PART 2: ADDICTION TREATMENT OPTIONS
Tuesday, October 23 • 7:00 – 9:00 PM
Rosenbloom Owings Mills JCC, Performa
“The Range of Treatment Options and Who Does Best Where”
Marc Fishman, M.D.
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Individuals discuss their paths to recovery.
Narcan overdose response training will be offered on both dates.
Sponsors: Sol Levinson & Bros., Inc., Baltimore Board of Rabbis, JMORE. Jewish Community Services, Jewish Community Center, Edward A. Myerberg Center, The Associated
Attend one or both programs.
RSVP (preferred) by completing the form below or calling 410-466-9200.