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Pathway Series: Opioids Today, Benzos Tomorrow
February 13, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The New Canaan Parent Support Group, in partnership with the New Canaan YMCA, is hosting the second in a series of Pathway Sessions on addiction- and mental health-related topics. This month, we have John Hamilton, LMFT, Mountainside who will speak to benzodiazepines, or benzos. Benzos are a type of medications known as tranquilizers, that are easy to abuse. For instance, mixing a benzodiazepine drug like Xanax with alcohol can be fatal. The conversation should be interesting and informative. The event last for one hour, and takes place in the Wagner Room of the Y.