Dr. Ruth Potee; Physiology of Addiction

Dr. Ruth Potee; Physiology of Addiction
This is the image for the news article titled Dr. Ruth Potee; Physiology of Addiction Dr. Ruth Potee, a well-known physician, board-certified in Family Medicine and Addiction Medicine, will provide an overview of how substances and addictive behaviors impact the brain and how the brain is injured by prolonged exposure to these substances and behaviors.

This presentation focuses on the three predisposing factors that put individuals at risk for addiction: genetics, early exposure during brain development and history of childhood trauma.

This program is appropriate for parents of middle and high school students. Students ages 14 and up are encouraged to attend.




Where: Nashoba Regional High School
  12 Green Road
Bolton, MA

When: March 21, 2019
6:30 PM

For more details click here to view the event flyer.