The Co-Occurring Conference Coalition proudly presents its 23rd annual conference on working with clients with co-occurring disorders. A person with a co- occurring disorder is someone who has one or more co- existing mental illnesses in addition to substance use or substance dependence disorders.
8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Registration
Continental Breakfast (included)
8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Rebecca McDonald
Human Trafficking Type and Venues; Warning Signs for Adults and Minors; Communication about Health Concerns, Symptoms & Trauma; Assistance Plan to Report and Respond
10:30 a.m.-10:45 Break
10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Kevin McCauley, M.D.
Changes in the Brain with Addictions & Trauma; Genetic
Predisposition, Behaviors & Environment Influence
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch (included)
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Reasons Why People Use Non-Medical or Prescribed
Medications; Types of Medication Assisted Treatment
2:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Break
2:45 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Creating a Recovery-Oriented System of Care, Questions, Evaluations
Any questions on the conference or ADA accommodations or grievances, contact Cynthia Petersen at 231-935-3099 or [email protected] The fax is 231-935-3082.