An overview of how substances and addictive behaviors impact the brain and how the brain is injured by prolonged exposure to these substances and behavious. This talk focuses on the three predisposing factors that put individuals at risk for addiction: genetics, early exposure during brain development and history of childhood trauma.
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Thursday, May 16 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Martha's Vineyard Regional High School, Library
100 Edgartown-Vineyard Haven Road, Oak Bluffs, MA 02557