Confronting the Opioid Epidemic
Get the information you need to fight this threat to our families and our community.
Hear from treatment professionals and people whose lives have been impacted by addiction.
JOSHUA M. SHARFSTEIN, MD
Associate Dean, Public Health Practice and Training
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
(formerly Secretary, Maryland Dept of Health & Mental Hygiene and
Baltimore City Health Commissioner)
YNGVILD OLSEN, MD, MPH
Medical Director, Institutes for Behavior Resources, Inc.
JAMES M. RYAN, MA, LGPC
Young Adult Program Director, Ashley Addiction Treatment
Pharmacist and father, whose son died from an overdose
INDIVIDUAL IN RECOVERY
Sharing a personal story of addiction and recovery
OVERDOSE RESPONSE TRAINING
including how to obtain and administer Narcan
BALTIMORE CITY HEALTH DEPARTMENT
JCS is offering a special 8-week grief support group for parents whose child died because of an opioid addiction.
Coping with the Grief of an Addiction Death: A Group for Parents
begins Thursday, December 14.
More information is available here.