This training provides a brief overview of drug related stigma and then takes a deeper dive into depressants and stimulants. We review consumption methods and effects of each drugs, as well as how to recognize and support someone who is in withdrawal, is too high, or is experiencing overdose of each substance we cover. Drugs reviewed in the session include: opioid ( heroin, Fentanyl, and prescription opioids), alcohol, meth, crack and cocaine. This session also provides information on safer use, and resources attendants can use with their participants.
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Organized by the Harm Reduction Training Institute.