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Brain Injury and Substance Use Disorders: Implications for Justice-Involved Populations

November 5 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The Mountain Plains ATTC is proud to collaborate with the National Association of State Head Injury Administrators (NASHIA) to sponsor a training series with the of goal increasing knowledge and skills regarding individuals with brain injuries and mental health and substance use disorders. Specifically, this series will highlight individuals with SUDs and a brain injury; youth with co-occurring disorders, and justice-involved individuals with brain injuries. Implications and recommendations for assessment and treatment will be highlighted in each of the 75-minute sessions.

Brain Injury and Substance Use Disorders: Implications for Justice-Involved Populations

  • Gain an understanding of the prevalence of brain injury and co-occurrence of mental health and addictions in criminal and juvenile justice settings
  • Learn strategies for identifying justice-involved individuals with brain injury
  • Learn about the importance of psycho-education approaches in serving this population
  • Gain an understanding of simple accommodations and supports to improve outcomes for this population

 

Venue

Webinar

Organizer

Addiction Technology Transfer Center Network (ATTC)
Website:
https://attcnetwork.org/