How to Help Someone with Medication or Alcohol Misuse Issues

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an Ask the Experts presentation video with Debra Jay
April 17, 2013

How to Help Someone with Medication or Alcohol Misuse Issues

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How to Help Someone with Medication or Alcohol Misuse Issues

Many older adults take medications for other than medical reasons.

  • Learn how mood-altering prescription drugs can affect older adults.
  • Spot the warning signs of medication misuse.
  • Develop strategies for medication education.
  • Understand the health consequences of medication misuse.
  • Help older adults to team up with doctors, pharmacists and other professionals.

Presenters: Jeff and Debra Jay, Love First, Inc.
Jeff Jay is a clinical interventionist, educator and author. His work has appeared on CNN, the Jane Pauley Show, PBS, Forbes Online and professional journals. Debra Jay appeared frequently on The Oprah Winfrey Show. She is a noted author, lecturer and interventionist. They have a private practice in Grosse Pointe and are the authors of Love First, a Family’s Guide to Intervention.

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