Workshop on Coping with and Working on your Substance Abuse Challenges

with Manuel Andres Hetherington, Karen Hetherington, and Sébastien Fortier
| 18 October, 2021

Starting Soon

Have you been dealing with an addition on your own?

Have things been getting out of hand?

Starting to wonder how to start getting it under control?

If you, or a family member or a friend are waiting to receive support to deal with an addiction, this workshop may be of some help to you.

Addiction: Through the eyes of the person, the family and the professional

Things you can do to help get started….

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Manuel Andres Hetherington

Living through addiction treatment

Manuel is 28 years old and has been living with addiction for over 12 years. He completed the Portage program in October 2020.

Karen Hetherington

A family member perspective

Karen is his mother and has lived through the turmoil of the last 12 years and has been involved in the family support group provided by Portage

Sébastien Fortier

Therapeutic Communities and Addiction

Sébastien Fortier has 17 years of experience in addictions, is a clinical coordinator at Portage and is responsible for the Family and Friends Support Group.