Starts in 10 Days, 15 Hours
September 27, 2019 10:00 am
Friday September 27th, 2019
5333 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington, DC 20015
10:30 am Registration & Coffee
11:00 am “Exploring Early Psychosis: Recognition & Treatment of Symptoms in Clients with Substance Use Disorders” (Jonathan Lowe & Katina Varzos)
12:30 pm Lunch
1:00 pm “Treating Substance Use Disorders in Emerging Adults & It’s Impact on the Brain.” (Gianni Migliaccio)
2:30pm CEU’s and Conclusion
Gianni Migliaccio – Physician Assistant – Ashley
Jonathan Lowe – Exec. Director of Clinical Services – Turnbridge
Topic: Substance Use Disorders are this country’s number one health crisis among emerging adults 18-30. The prevalence of psychosis associated with SUD has increased dramatically. Participants will learn the latest statistics of SUD as it relates to the emerging adult population and early psychosis, strategies in identifying the signs and symptoms of early psychosis in emerging adults, as well as understanding best practices in treating both SUD and first episode psychosis/early psychosis among emerging adults.
Refreshments and snacks will be provided.
3 CEU’s approved by The Board of Professional Counselors and Therapists; Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners; and, NAADAC.