As a trainer for IRETA, when I talk about the consequences of substance use, I always include tobacco.
We cannot ignore the role that substances play in physical and behavioral health. We need to have the broadest approach to substance use possible, which means addressing substances in all facets of society, especially medical care settings.
IRETA’s Dr. Holly Hagle opens up about how an overdose touched her life and discusses its impact on others.
Are we meeting the needs of the counselors we educate and the people they serve? IRETA staff member Dr. Holly Hagle shares her thoughts on trauma-informed care.