Managing stress and anxiety without drugs

Stress and anxiety are among the most common reasons for relapse in people with substance use disorders. This presentation will provide an overview of the role of stress and anxiety in substance use disorders and introduce strategies for managing stress and anxiety without using substances.

Learning objectives – at the end of this presentation, delegates will be able to:

  1. Describe the relationship between stress and substance use.
  2. Identify the symptoms of anxiety and stress.
  3. Describe strategies to help reduce stress and anxiety without using substances.

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