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The MNCAMH Second Friday Free Webinar Series

The Minnesota Center for Chemical and Mental Health invites you to view online or in person, its second Friday Webinars. MNCAMH draws from experts in their respective fields and asks them to provide a one hour lecture related to their area of interest with a focus on application to practice. One CEU is available for those who attend this webinar in person or live on the web, complete an evaluation of the webinar and pass a post test based on the material presented. Evaluation and post test are available shortly following the webinar.

The webinar is broadcast from room 145 Peters Hall in the University of Minnesota School of Social Work, 1404 Gortner Avenue, St. Paul 55108. Parking is available in the Gortner Avenue Ramp directly across the street from Peters Hall. All webinars take place between Noon and 1PM. 

We are now using GoToWebinar for our online delivery. This webinar can be viewed on a smart phone or tablet by downloading the GoToMeeting app from the Apple Store or the Android app.

Friday, January 9th, 2014 Noon-1PM

A Practitioner’s Guide to Understanding Prescription Medications in the Care of Individuals with Co-Occurring Disorders

Without getting into the complicated intricacies of psychopharmacology, learn what you need to know about the benefits, risks and interplay among prescribed medications used to address mental disorders along with medication assisted treatment for substance use disorders. Dr. Libby has a way of making challenging material easy to understand as it relates to you helping your clients.

Therissa Libby

Therissa Libby, PhD Dr. Libby is an assistant professor of Alcohol and Drug Counseling in the Human Services Dept. at Metropolitan State University in St. Paul. She is an educator, author, neuroscientist and former addictions counselor, and appeared in Drugs of Abuse: Treatment and Recovery (Hazelden).

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Minnesota Center for Chemical and Mental Health

The Minnesota Center of Excellence For Chemical And Mental  Health strives to advance the science and practice of treating mental health and substance abuse disorders through research and dissemination of clinical best practices and develops advancements in professional and degree-based education for providers.

MNCAMH is sponsored by funds from the Minnesota Department of Human Services Adult Mental Health Division.

The Minnesota Center for Chemical and Mental Health has developed a comprehensive set of training videos for agencies that want to develop an Enhanced Illness, Management & Recovery Program. Onsite consultation is also available. For more information contact MNCAMH.

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