These practical, information-oriented talks are of great value to teachers, parents, health professioanls, social workers and adolescents. Dr. Anderson will discuss the medical, narcotic and psychological aspects of addiction, particulary among adolescents. Tom Penney will provide an extended meditation on the meaning of addiction drawn from his experience as a social worker and his background in theology.
Dr. Jim Anderson
Dr. Jim Anderson is Director of Adolescent Services at Chedoke Hospital, Hamilton
Mr. Tom Penney
Mr. Tom Penney works at the Detoxification Centre at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto