BHACA EVENT: UNDERSTANDING APPROACHES TO SUBSTANCE USE TREATMENT AND INTEGRATION, April 2, 2014

 

Presenters:     

Mary Beck, Chief Operations Officer, The Council on Alcohol and Drugs Houston

Lauren Boe, Treatment Therapist, Center for Recovering Families, The Council on Alcohol and Drugs Houston

Cathy Crouch, Executive Vice President, SEARCH Homeless Services

Nadine Scamp, Chief Executive Officer, Santa Maria Hostel, Inc.

Andrea Washington, SUD and Integrated Care Coordinator, The Montrose Center

               

Topics Covered Included:

Understanding Substance Use Disorders Terminology, signs and symptoms, etc.

Spectrum of Substance Use Disorder Services – Prevention, harm reduction, assessment and referral, SBIRT (screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment), detoxification, treatment approaches

Substance Use Disorder Services for Specific Populations Individuals with co-occurring disorders, women/mothers, LGBT community

Integrating Substance Use Services with Mental Health and Primary Care Services Substance use services in other settings; other services in substance use treatment settings

 

Event Resources:

Event Agenda

Presentation - Understanding Substance Use Treatment and Integration

 

 

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