Registration is now open for the St. Louis Alliance for Reentry (STAR) Professional Development Series on Substance Abuse. The event will be held from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 3 at the Missouri Department of Mental Health Psychiatric Center (Dome Conference Center) on 5400 Arsenal Street.

Topics include today's environment regarding substance abuse, recognizing use and abuse, traditional treatment options, alternative treatment options, support networks, support networks, relapse prevention and treatment resources.

For questions, please call 314-289-5625 (NOT to register). Parking is available in front, behind, and east of the Dome.