Jun 20, 2024

CMHLS-: The Link Between Trauma and Substance Use in Children & Adolescents

Detroit Wayne Integrated Health Network's 

Children's Mental Health Lecture Series:

With: Lisa Horvath

The Link Between Trauma and Substance Use in

Children & Adolescents

Date: June 20, 2024

Time: 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Location: Zoom Webinar

Course Objectives:

Trauma / SUD training: Participants will learn ways they can help someone who is relying on substances to cope and resources that are available to assist those in need

1. Understand what Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) are and the impact they have on substance use.

2. Recognize how we can recognize and work with discomfort in our lives and not need substances to cope.

3. Gain knowledge and resources available to assist those in need. COurse Description:

Course Description:

Trauma / SUD training:  Taking a look at the link between untreated trauma and the potential for substance use. This presentation will dive into the things that make this a likely outcome (ACEs) and ways that we can recognize and work with our pain and discomfort in order to not need outside substances to cope. We will also explore how you can help someone who is relying on substances and the resources that are available to assist those that are in need. 

Timed Agenda:

9:00am - 10:00 am Discuss the impact of ACES and trauma with substance use; how to recognize warning signs of trauma and people suffering from discomfort and relying on substances to cope. Also, explore resources and support to help those in need. 

 

 



Registration / Walk-In Policy

Registration is required. Walk-ins WILL NOT be permitted. Register to ensure your attendance.



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Continuing Education

  • SOCIAL WORKERS: (2) Continuing Education Credits are approved for this training.
  • CHILDREN'S MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONALS (CMHP): (2) These event hours meet the MDCH training requirement for CMHP staff.
  • TRAINING HOURS: (2) This event will count toward the annual training hours required by most provider agencies.