The National Association recently launched the NAATP Addiction Leadership Webinar Series, providing monthly educational trainings. Below are details about our upcoming offerings. Stay tuned for the 2019 schedule. Continuing education credits through NAADAC will be offered for most webinars.
Working with LGBTQ+ Teens in Residential Care
‘Working with LGBTQ+ Teens in Residential Care’ will examine LGBTQ+ current topics and history in relation to Rosecrance and the behavioral health industry. Furthermore, the webinar will delve into the first-hand experiences of experts at Rosecrance and how to best care for LGBTQ+ teens in a residential care setting. Throughout the webinar, presenters will address the unique aspects and risk factors of LGBTQ+ individuals in regards to mental illness and substance abuse. Additionally, they will discuss how to develop cultural competencies and best practices among residential staff and educate on how to remove barriers and stigma for LGBTQ+ teens seeking treatment.
- Presenter: Thomas Wright, MD
Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President of Medical Affairs, Rosecrance Health Network
- Presenter: Meghan Cook
Access Coordinator, Rosecrance Health Network
- When: Thursday, July 25, 2019
11:00 am to 12:00 pm MST
As we develop the longer-term curriculum for the series, your input will help us to design a relevant and engaging program for your center and staff. Please take a couple minutes to complete this survey to help us identify topics for future webinars.