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Sovereign Health Offers April Continuing Education Opportunities

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., April 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Sovereign Health, a national behavioral health system, is hosting several continuing education (C.E.) events this month. These courses meet the qualifications for C.E. credits required by the National Association for Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC).

April 6 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. PDTNeurobiology and Treatment Considerations in Bipolar DisorderSovereign Health of Palm Desert – Keerthy Sunder, M.D., will define neurobiology and functional, symptomatic and syndromal recovery, list evidence based treatment considerations in bipolar disorder ad discuss neuromodulation. To RSVP or for additional information, please contact Greg Silva or call 949-326-4000.

April 13 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. PDTThe Impact of EEG Biofeedback on Trauma and AddictionSovereign Health of Los Angeles – Carol Kelson, MFT, Ph.D., will provide an explanation on understanding how the brain is affected by trauma and addiction, defining the dynamics of psychophysiological dysregulation and explaining how neurofeedback works and how it can benefit those with trauma and addiction. To RSVP or for additional information, please contact Mariela Escobar or call 949-324-1280.

April 19 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. PDTIntroduction to the Brain: Physiology and PharmacologySovereign Health Webinar – Andrew B. Thompson, Ph.D., will identify major structures of the brain, describe the physiology of the action potential and discuss the major principles of neuropharmacology. To RSVP or for additional information, please contact Shruti Vashisht or call 888-889-1157.

April 21 from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. EDTHuman Trafficking at Your CenterSovereign Health of Fort Myers – Yaroslaba Garcia, M.S., L.M.H.C., discusses human trafficking and what it looks like, identifies a person who is being trafficked or has survived trafficking and how to recognize and respond appropriately to persons who have been trafficked. To RSVP or for additional information, please contact Keith Vautherot or call 949-426-2939.

April 25 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. PDTTechnology Addiction: How the Science of Addiction Informs TreatmentSovereign Health of San Clemente – Kenneth Woog, Psy.D., will explain an overview of the science of addiction as defined by the NIDA/NIH, list four major symptoms of internet addiction and list three methods currently used to treat internet addiction. To RSVP or for additional information, please contact Amy Schillander or call 949-276-5553.

About Sovereign Health

Sovereign Health's mission is to provide a broad spectrum of high-quality behavioral health treatment services for adults and adolescents, including support services for family members. One factor that differentiates Sovereign from other treatment providers has been the company's ability to offer separate mental health and addiction or dual diagnosis treatment programs at its facilities. For more information, visit www.sovhealth.com.


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