“Advancements in Brain Science and Addiction”

July 25, 2014

Please join us for a fascinating and informative presentation on “Advancements in Brain Science and Addiction” with Dr. Dan Aronow, Medical Director with Sovereign Health.  Dr. Aronow will share with us some of the leading edge developments in the field of addiction.  Understanding how the brain functions can assist professionals to explore how we can improve addiction treatment.  Dr. Aronow will also share with us patient assessment tools he uses with patients. 
Also presenting is Sovereign Health Clinical Director, Jasmin Rogg M.A., M.F.T., who will be speaking to us about recovery, family dynamics, spirituality in recovery and the impact of addiction in workplace.

Dan Aronow, M.D. has been working in the field of addiction for 6 years.  He graduated from U.C. Berkeley with a B.A. in Biology, obtained his medical degree from Texas Tech Medical School and did his residency at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center.  He is board certified with The American Board of Addiction Medicine and is the medical director at Sovereign Health in Culver City, California.  Dr. Aronow has given numerous presentations to health professionals on the topic of addiction medicine.

Jasmin Rogg, M.A., M.F.T.  Is clinical director at Sovereign Health in Culver City.  Ms. Rogg has been facilitating ongoing recovery groups at various chemical recovery treatment centers in Los Angeles – such as Promises, Chabad, Exodus (at Brotman’s Hospital), Pasadena Recovery Center, Casa de las Amigas, Della Martin Center (at Huntington Memorial Hospital), and various sober living houses. Ms. Rogg is the author of “TO HELL & BACK, How to Have Feelings & Stay Sober at the Same Time” – a workbook on recovery, including a section “Daily Mental Health Tools.” Her recent papers are published as blog posts on www.voiceofrecovery.blogpost.com

Program Costs:
Members: $15
Non-Members: $20
Students with I.D: $10

2 PDH / CEU Credits for CEAP,  LCSW, MFT

RSVP:  If you would like to RSVP to this meeting, please CLICK HERE or call (818) 759-9999. Space is limited.

Friday, July 25th
8:30 am Networking
9-11 am Program

NEW Location!
Valley Economic Alliance.
5121 Van Nuys Blvd., Sherman Oaks, CA 91403


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