West Side Inter-Agency Council for the Aging

Jan. 20: Alcohol & Drug Abuse in Older Adults

 This important presentation from Wellbridge Addiction Treatment and Research Center updated us on the latest trends related to Mental Health and Substance Abuse in older adults, including statistics, relevant biopsychosocial factors, triggers for use, compounding variables, medical complexities, and the importance of screening in prevention and detection.  Co-sponsored by ESCOTA.