Assessing for Impacts of Substance Abuse on Mental Illness in Community Programs – SUD Training Series #4

Date: Thursday, May 13, 2021
Time: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Location: Zoom Event – You will be emailed the Zoom link after registering for the event.
Presenters: Jeanne Louther, MS, LPC, SAC & Mary-Jo Olsen LSCW, MSSW
Cost for the Training: $75.00
3.0 CE hours* (ACEP approved # 6760)
Location: Zoom Event – You will be emailed the Zoom link after registering for the event.
Registration: To register, click HERE!

Training Description

  • Understanding co-occurring mental health and substance abuse disorders and their impacts on the lives of consumers is a vital part of competent care.
  • This training is presented from the lens of service provision to consumers in community mental health programs but can be translated to other models of care.

Learning Objectives
Training participants will:

  • Understand how substance use can change the clinical presentation of mental health symptoms
  • Know how to assess consumers for co-occurring mental health and substance abuse concerns
  • Learn strategies for helping individuals with co-occurring mental health and substance abuse concerns on their path to recovery.

*Journey Mental Health Center has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6760. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credits are clearly identified. Journey Mental Health Center is solely responsible for all aspects of this program.