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Date/Time
Date(s) - 19/11/2015
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Location
The Royal

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Alcohol: How Much is Too Much

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Date: Thursday November 19, 2015

Time: 7 pm (Doors open at 6:30 pm)

Location: Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre, Auditorium

Cost: Free

Registration: To register please click here

 

Overview

Alcohol is the most commonly used potentially addictive substance in our society. Alcohol is responsible for over half of the $267 million dollars of substance related hospital costs in Canada. Problematic alcohol use significantly impacts individuals, families, and our community, but many struggle to know if they have a problem and where to go for help. In this conversation you will hear about:

  • How to tell if you or a loved one has a problem with alcohol
  • The relationship between alcohol use and mental health disorders
  • Treatment options for alcohol addiction, including where to seek help

Presenters

Dr. Melanie Willows, Clinical Director, Substance Use and Concurrent Disorders Program (SUCD), The Royal
Dr. Kim Corace, Director, Program Development and Research, SUCD Program, The Royal