When does it stop being a party and start becoming a problem? Is there a way to steer clear of addiction?

Every Wednesday, Mike McGowan explores substance use disorders with expert guests.

Playing the Hand You’re Dealt

October 27, 2021 19 minutes


Mike McGowan


Cindy Czarnik-Neimeyer, M.S.

Therapist and Certified Prevention Specialist with Catalpa Health in Appleton, Wisconsin


Cindy Czarnik-Neimeyer, M.S., talks about Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and the impact that growing up in adversity has on our youth. Nearly 1 in 6 adults report experiencing at least four types of ACEs while growing up. Cindy is a therapist and certified prevention specialist with Catalpa Health in Appleton, Wisconsin. She is contracted to the Appleton Area School District as the Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drug Abuse & Mental Health Liaison and Prevention Specialist. Cindy can be reached at https://catalpahealth.org/profile/cindy-czarnik-neimeyer/. If you would like to find out more about Adverse Childhood Experiences, go to https://acestoohigh.com


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