Drug and Alcohol Abuse in Gays and Lesbians


Fort Washington, PA On June 3, 2002 Northwestern Institute will host an in-service to discuss the treatment of drug and alcohol abuse specifically in the gay, lesbian and bi-sexual patients. The session will begin at 8:30 a.m. and end at 3:30 p.m.

Recommended by the Bureau of Drug and Alcohol Programs, speakers Lloyd Lyter, Ph.D and Sari Trachtenburg, MA, will lead the session, covering trends and issues seen within the gay, lesbian and bi-sexual community.

All area residents that are interested are encouraged to attend:

    Time:    8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    Date:    June 3, 2002
    Place:    Northwestern Institute
        450 Bethlehem Pike
        Fort Washington, PA 19034
        1st Floor Classroom
          Phone: 215-641-6841


Northwestern Institute, located in Fort Washington, Pennsylvania, provides inpatient psychiatric services, including dual diagnosis for people of all ages. To help someone in crisis call our 24-hour referral and assessment hotline: 800-256-5300.