|Families & Caregivers
The "Loosening the Grip" POWER TALKS assists the support system and those at risk of addiction to make better choices about their life. From neurobiology to developing psychological techniques, these POWER TALKS explore the basic knowledge required to let go of guilt and responsibility for someone
else's suffering. Responding to suffering and growing without enabling the disease to progress is an act of
love. It is not easy, but the process is very simple. POWER TALKS also assist families to recover from the trauma of living with addiction.
Our youth live in difficult times. Emotional health education is available at Roots Out-Patient and short courses are available for youth to develop
resilience. These POWER TALKS and exercises are trainer certified and form an important part of any youngsters
curriculum vitae.The world is looking for emotionally intelligent
citizens. These courses can complement any life orientation programme.
Absenteeism and risky behaviour at work is becoming increasingly commonplace. Employees need mechanisms and insight into living with chronic diseases
e.g.. HIV, Diabetes Mellitus, Hypertension, Addiction and Depression. POWER TALKS brings more vitality and productivity to the workplace and can be delivered at work or an external
environment. These POWER TALKS are an excellent broad brush approach to empower members at work to lead better quality of life.
Dr Lochan Naidoo is a sought after speaker and trainer/facilitator at undergraduate and post graduate
level. He is part-time lecturer at Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine at the University of Kwa Zulu Natal and serves on the Advisory Board of a Pharmaceutical Company and the Central Drug
Authority. He is actively involved in destigmatising mental health and addiction and actively advocates for parity for mental health
care. His workshops and seminars are always well received. Roots Seminars is dedicated to the field of addiction medicine and ethical treatment of patients and families and can design programmes to suit your needs.