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Supports for Individuals with Serious Mental Illnesses and/or Co-Occurring Disorders Impacted by COVID-19 and other Traumas
January 11 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
This is the second component in a series examining challenges specific populations experience in response to COVID and other traumatic ordeals. A Community of Practice session will also be available to participants who would like to discuss clinical applications of the information provided during the initial webinar. The webinar presenters will draw on their subject matter expertise to facilitate the follow-up Community of Practice session.
- Describe how COVID-19 and other traumatic experiences are impacting adults with serious mental illness and/or those with co-occurring substance use disorders
- Identify resources effective in supporting their health and well-being when in-person supports are less available
- Recognize person centered and strengths based strategies to reinforce and encourage proactive and protective actions essential for this adult population with long-standing recovery challenges
Who Should Attend?
Clinicians, case workers, peer recovery support staff, housing and employment specialists, administrators, and others who work on behalf of adults with serious mental illnesses and/or co-occurring substance use disorders impacted by the COVID-19 and the changes in recovery support environments.