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Approaching and Treating Co-Occurring Mental and Substance Use Disorders in Farming and Rural Communities

12:00pm - July 2, 2020 | Timezone: US/Central
Great Lakes MHTTC
Registration Deadline: July 2, 2020

Approaching and Treating Co-Occurring Mental and Substance Use Disorders in Farming and Rural Communities

Part two in a three-part series: Improving Mental Health Service Access for Farming and Rural Communities 

This webinar will discuss co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders in farming and rural communities. Speakers will outline the prevalence of mental health and substance use co-occurring disorders, linking research to real-world impact of these disorders. Presenters will also touch on the impact of COVID-19 within these communities. Participants will learn how primary care providers can screen and identify signs and symptoms as well as potential treatment plans.

 

Session Goals 

  • Co-occurring disorders of mental health condition and substance use.
  • How can PCP screen and address these issues?
  • Identify how and why co-occurring disorders may occur and what the signs are.

 

Trainer

  • Maridee Shogren, CNM, DNP

 

Upcoming Session

Providing Mental Health Telehealth Services in Farming and Rural Communities

July 9, 2020 at 11:00 am MT

Learn more and register here

 

Additional Resources

 

   

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 The American Psychological Association (APA) and Mental Health Technology Transfer Centers (MHTTC) in Region 5 (Great Lakes) and 8 (Mountain Plains) have identified opportunities to collaborate and disseminate information to better address the mental health needs surrounding the farming and American frontier communities, through psychological science and research.