Session 201 | Addiction and the Brain: Understanding the Disease

Hosted By: Mary-Linden Salter

  • Describe the effects of nature versus nurture on brain development
  • Describe the basic function of a neuropathway
  • List two ways that Cognitive Behavioral Therapy can be used to ‘retrain’ the brain as part of addiction treatment
  • Describe the process of recovery in order to utilize a recovery oriented focus of care
  • Describe one way trauma effects recovery and reinforces addictive behaviors