New Webinar: Opioid Misuse and Alternative Pain Management
Empowering Youth and Families Program Webinar
In this webinar, Dr. Celeste Crawford, a professor in the Department of Addiction and Rehabilitation studies, discusses prescription opioid misuse in youth and alternative pain management outside opioid use.
As a former middle school counselor and the current Director of the Navigate Counseling Clinic, Dr. Crawford has considerable experience when it comes to working with youth suffering from addiction. She discusses what paths can lead to opioid misuse as well as warning signs caregivers can be on the lookout for and strategies they can use should their youth be struggling with substance misuse. Dr. Crawford offers alternative ways to manage pain which include meditation, cryotherapy, acupuncture, and biofeedback.