Southern Ohio Medical Center will offer a free educational seminar titled, “The Disease of Drug Addiction: Communication Strategies for the Healthcare Team” from 12 to 3 p.m. or 6 to 9 p.m. September 8 at the Friends Community Center, located at 1202 18th Street in Portsmouth.
Keynote speakers are Ed Hughes, MPS, LICDC and Geneva Sanford, MSW, LSW, LICDC from the Counseling Center. The event is open to local healthcare providers and community members. Contact hours for nurses and social workers are available.
Registration is required and can be made by contacting 740-356-2733.