Welcome to the FACS Summer Conference! Please remember that classes below are subject to change. All classes are on a first come first serve basis and selecting a class for your schedule does not guarantee a seat will be reserved for you. The only exception is the limited seating classes; however, your seat will be given to the next person in line if you are more than 10 minutes late.

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Thursday, June 15 • 10:10am - 10:55am
Addiction: A Mental Health Perspective for Educators and Students

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This class includes an overview of what addiction is and is not, and a brief description of what happens to the brain in addiction. Participants will also learn how they can avoid addiction or help others who may be at risk, why it is so difficult to recover from, and what it takes to recover. ARFL Strand 5 Standard 4 or TL Strand 3 Standard 2

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Heather Schauers

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Successful Therapy
Heather Schauers is a therapist working at Successful Therapy in Lindon and LDS Family Services in Provo. She graduated from BYU with her Masters of Social Work degree in 2011, and is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker for the State of Utah.

Thursday June 15, 2017 10:10am - 10:55am MDT