The cycle of addiction (developmental stages of addiction)

This training enables participants to integrate the relevant information necessary to recognize that consumption is not abuse.


Participants realize that the toxic substance is only the tip of the iceberg and that we must instead focus on dysfunctional behaviours that lead the user to want to abuse toxic substances.

Target audience :

  • Nurses
  • Nutritionists
  • Health personnel
  • Youth protection interveners
  • Interveners who work with at-risk youth
  • NNADAP interveners
  • MCH interveners
  • Mental health interveners
  • Parents
  • General public
  • Youth centre interveners