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FAMH Foundation for Addiction and Mental Health

Saturday, 9 September 2017 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM (MDT)


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General Admission   more info 3 Sep 2017 Free   Add to Waitlist

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Learn about the latest science regarding the Genetics of Addiction, why it is important to look at “Addiction is Addiction”, and practical front line recovery tools that work for individuals and families! This leading-edge information will be provided by world renowned Addiction Specialist Physicians Dr. Howard Wetsman and Dr. Raju Hajela and illustrated by our special guests in long term recovery Lisa Simone and Paul C.


8:15 – 9:00 | Registration/Refreshments
9:00 – 9:30 | Cory Hetherington – FAMH Vision
9:30 – 11:00 | Dr. Howard Wetsman – The Genetics of Addiction and its Implication for Treatment
11:00 – 11:30 | Refreshment Break
11:30 – 12:30 | Dr. Raju Hajela – Addiction is Addiction, Holistic Treatment and Recovery Tools
12:30 – 1:30 | Lunch 
1:30 – 2:00 | Lisa Simone – Holistic Recovery
2:00 – 2:30 | Paul C. – Addiction Involving Relationships
2:30 – 3:00 | Refreshment Break
3:00 – 4:30 | Panel Discussion: Dr. Howard Wetsman, Dr. Raju Hajela, Lisa Simone, Paul C.

SPACE IS LIMITED! Register on Eventbrite by August 31st, 2017.

 Parking for ALL GUESTS will be at CENTRE STREET CHURCH Main Campus 3900 - 2 St NE (see below) NE Corner.

We will have a Fresh Start Shuttle Service to and from CENTRE STREET CHURCH parking lot to Fresh Start Recovery Centre running from:

8:00 am - 9:15 am and 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm.

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Fresh Start Recovery Centre
411 41 Avenue Northeast
Calgary, AB T2E 2N4

Saturday, 9 September 2017 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM (MDT)

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