Tom and Barbara Allen Speak about "Substance Use Disorder"

10-3-17  Barbara and Tom Allen spoke passionately about “Substance Use Disorder”. Our own DG Greg Wims focused on this public health crisis with his Opioid Addition Awareness Forums. Biggest issue is “stigma” associated with disease of addiction. It is a complex & systemic problem in every segment of society that knows no social or racial boundaries. There were two take aways: 1) Learn the signs and symptoms of Opioid misuse.  2) Obtain and learn how to administer Naloxone (drug that blocks effects of Opium).  For more information go to:  www.shatterthestigma.com