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Upcoming Webinars

Wednesday, September 28
Opioids As part of the 2016 Behavioral Health Webinar Series
Presented by: Mark Lim MD, FASAM, Northlakes Community Clinic in Ashland WI 
 
For Illinois Housing Providers
Cooperative Agreements to Benefit Homeless Individuals for States – Enhancement (CABHI State-Enhancement)
  1. Recovery Oriented Systems of Care, Wednesday, August 31
  2. Introduction to Motivational Interviewing, Wednesday, September 14
  3. Introduction to Opioids & Medication Assisted Treatment, Wednesday, September 28

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Lunch & Learn Webinar Series: A Provider's Introduction to Substance Use Disorder Treatment for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Individuals (2nd Edition)
 
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT.  
Presented by: Jesse Heffernan, Professional Recovery Coach & Consultant.
CEUs: If you are requesting CEUs, we are offering 1.0 NAADAC CEU for $5.00 after attending each webinar. Earn up to 6 CEUs!
 
August 2
Addressing Issues of Cultural Humility 
August 9
Addressing the Needs of Transgender Individuals
August 16
Addressing the Needs of Lesbian Women
August 23
Addressing the Needs of Gay Men and Men Who Have Sex with Men (MSM)
August 30
Addressing the Needs of Bisexual Individuals
September 6
Considerations for Clinical Work with LGBT Individuals
 

Using Our Knowledge to Provide Trauma Informed Care Treatment Services: A 3-Part Series

Click title to visit our webpage to view recordings & information about our 3-Part Series!  
 
Trauma is the expectation, rather than the exception, among a majority of the populations referred for behavioral healthcare services with 90% of mental health clients having been exposed to trauma.  We need to presume clients we serve have a history of traumatic stress and exercise "universal precautions" by creating systems of care that are trauma-informed (Hodas, 2005).  In order to avoid the re-traumatization of clients it is necessary for organizations to understand the complexity of trauma.  This 3-part "Trauma Informed Care" hybrid series is designed to raise awareness, education, inform, and move participants from a working knowledge to focusing on the impact of trauma on families and communities and potential treatment mechanisms.  The 3-part series builds upon each session. If you missed a session please, watch recording before attending next session. 
 

New Great Lakes ATTC Product in partnership with TASC, Inc. 

Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Addiction in a Criminal Justice Context: An Implementation Brief for Community Supervision