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Henry Ford Offers Seminar on K2, Spice, Synthetic Drugs
Child and adolescent psychiatry fellow Brooke Weingarden, D. O. is the guest speaker for this community seminar. She will be joined by Henry Ford behavioral health and chemical dependency specialists who will answer participant’s questions about synthetic drug use and treatment options.
Panel experts include discussion facilitator Doree Ann V. Espiritu, M.D., service chief of psychiatry at Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital, Kelly Rogalski, M.D., medical director, Child/Adolescent Psychiatry at Henry Ford Medical Center – Columbus and Robin Walsh, MA, LLP, CAADC, an adolescent therapist at Henry Ford Maplegrove Center.
High-potency synthetic drugs like K2 are known to cause a dangerous increase in user’s heart rate and blood pressure, and have been linked to unusual violent behavior and even death.
The seminar will be held in the Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital Demonstration Kitchen.
Space is limited. To register for the free event, or for more information, please call 248-325-1556.
More About Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital
Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital, part of the Henry Ford Health System, is a 191-bed LEED silver-certified hospital and community center for well-being.
Opened in 2009, the hospital is staffed by the Henry Ford Physician Network. Visitors discover a health care experience unlike any other, offering the latest in medicine, technology and patient safety, integrated with wellness and prevention programs.
Specialties include bariatric surgery, cardiology, neurology, orthopedic surgery, urology, women’s health services, a pain center, and treatment for prostate, breast and lung cancers.
Additional services include complementary medicine in Vita, the wellness center, a healthy food culture, cooking classes for the community in the Demonstration Kitchen, and a healing arts program.
Other events here
- Beating Lung Cancer Support Group Monthly, 7:00 pm