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Facilitating Change for Clients Presenting with PTSD and SUD Diagnoses

June 26 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

This 1.5-hour webinar is intended for mental health professionals who work with individuals who have post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and substance use disorder (SUD) comorbidity. According to research, PTSD and SUDs are extremely prevalent co-occurring disorders, with each diagnosis raising the chance of the other. The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has established six principles of trauma-informed care that are intended to promote a supportive and healing environment for those who have suffered trauma. The presenters will go over these six principles and how to implement them when assisting clients recover. These principles guide the delivery of trauma-informed care, ensuring that services are compassionate, respectful, and successful in meeting the varied needs of trauma survivors. This webinar aims to provide attendees with evidence-based methods and practical tools for facilitating change and promoting recovery in this dual-diagnosis population.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  • Discuss the prevalence and impact of co-occurring PTSD and SUD
  • Understand the six principles of trauma-informed care
  • Implement trauma-informed care in clinical practice

Details

Date:
June 26
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://attcnetwork.org/event/facilitating-change-for-clients-presenting-with-ptsd-and-sud-diagnoses/

Venue

Webinar

Organizer

Addiction Technology Transfer Center Network (ATTC)
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