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Substance Use, Gaming and Gambling Health for Youth

Available Trainings

Understanding Problematic Substance Use and Substance Use Disorders in Youth

This training covers the spectrum of substance use, understanding problematic substance use using a biopsychosocial approach, recognizing the stages of change, and explores the connection between trauma and substance use. This workshop is customized to unique challenges youth face.

Responding to Youth at All Stages of Use

This training helps parents, caregivers, teachers and all other caring adults effectively meet the needs of youth across the spectrum of use – from no use to problematic use.

Understanding Problematic Gaming and Gambling

Training coming soon!

Notice to Clients:

We are currently experiencing issues with our appointment scheduling system. This may mean that you will not be contacted by your counsellor for your scheduled virtual/telephone appointment. 

If you have an appointment today, please call our reception at 613-724-4881 to be connected to your counsellor. 

We are working to resolve the issue as soon as possible and apologize for the inconvenience.

Rideauwood partners with

During COVID-19, Rideauwood has partnered with other agencies through CounsellingConnect to help youth, young adults and adults who are dealing with substance use issues, or other problematic behaviour such as gambling and gaming or supporting a friend/family member who is. If you are interested in a single session to explore these issues, help is just a click away.