Written by rudyarispe on May 14 2020 - 11:08am
Social isolation imposed under the coronavirus stay-at-home mandates pose a substantial risk for people in recovery from opioid dependency, says Dr. Adam Bruggeman, an addiction medicine doctor. He worries people will fall into a repeat pattern of opioid abuse.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Oct 5 2017 - 10:19am
REPLAY the video of the Oct. 5, 2017 webcast of Drug Dealer MD: How Doctors Were Duped, Patients Got Hooked, and Why It's So Hard to Stop, a lecture by author Anna Lembke, M.D. The Conversations About Ethics lecture was free and open to the public.  It was hosted by the Center for Medical Humanities and Ethics  at UT Health San Antonio  and The Ecumenical Center.
Written by Amanda Evrard on Jul 18 2016 - 4:27pm
Want to learn more about the opioid crisis and how to save lives and prevent overdose deaths? Join NOWCastSA for the live webcast of Opioid Overdose Prevention Training at the San Antonio Council on Alcohol and Drug Abuse (SACADA) Wednesday, July 20 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. 
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jul 6 2015 - 1:35pm
Replay video: The Prevention Resource Center for Region 8, a program of the San Antonio Council on Alcohol and Drug Abuse, held a conversation about the data in the 2015 Regional Needs Assessment on July 9, 2015. Thanks to underwriting from SACADA, you can replay the video right here:
Written by CirclesofSA on May 22 2015 - 10:35am
Free Camp for children and youth whose parents or guardians are active and retired military veterans or reservist.   Week 1 June 8-12 for youth 8-10 years of age Week 2 June 15-19 for youth 11-13 years of age Leadership classes, Dance, Drama, Art Lunch and Snacks provided.  Field Tip on the last Day  *Space is limited-50 youth per camp Registration is required and open May 1- June 12 Contact Denise Smith at 210-233-5896 or dsmith@sacada.org.
Written by CirclesofSA on Jan 7 2014 - 9:52am
Free Training for those interested in preventing underage drinking and substance abuse in Bexar County.  Needs Assessment  9:00 AM—12:00 PM How important is data to designing a prevention strategy? Who needs to be in the Epidemiology Workgroup? Participants will learn basic components of a community needs assessment and the purpose of an Epidemiological Workgroup and how to form and utilize one. Register: http://www.statewidetraining.org/en/cev/2685