Early childhood trauma can lead to problems and even addiction in adulthood. Dr. Michael V. Genovese will review environmental, genetic and epigenetic influences of addiction and the importance of a team approach to recognizing and treating addiction and underlying trauma.
In this webinar, Dr. Genovese will examine how normal neurodevelopment can be interrupted by adverse childhood events, as well as integrative modalities aimed at boosting symptomatology and improving health.
- Identify common precursors of addiction
- Describe process of neural connectivity
- Discuss epigenetic influences of pathophysiology of trauma and addiction
- Explain interaction of the genome and connectome
The Association for the Addiction Professionals - NAADAC
This course has been approved by Vendome Group, LLC, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider # 993121, Vendome Group LLC is responsible for all aspects of their programming.
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, represents the professional interests of more than 85,000 addiction counselors, educators and other addiction-focused health care professionals in the United States, Canada and abroad. NAADAC’s members are addiction counselors, educators and other addiction-focused health care professionals, who specialize in addiction prevention, treatment, recovery support and education. An important part of the healthcare continuum, NAADAC members and its 47 state affiliates work to create healthier individuals, families and communities through prevention, intervention, quality treatment and recovery support.