Thursday, June 20, 2019 1:00 PM ~ 2:30 PM ET

 This webinar hosted by MENTOR  will address considerations for mentoring programs serving youth and families impacted by opioid and substance misuse. 

Description

The effects of the opioid epidemic have been devastating to communities across the country. Presenters will discuss the effects of the opioid epidemic on communities from a trauma informed lens and the role of mentoring, provide a clinical overview of supporting youth who have or are at risk of developing a substance disorder, and share hands-on mentoring strategies and insights that mentoring practitioners can utilize to better support youth mentees in their programs who are impacted by opioids.

 

The Collaborative Mentoring Webinar Series is funded by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention and facilitated in partnership with MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership