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Webinar: Behavioral Health Among College Students: Substance Misuse
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Webinar: Behavioral Health Among College Students: Substance Misuse

2/27/2020
When: Thursday, 2/27/2020
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: United States
Presenter: Hirely Martinez-Cabrera, LCSW
Contact: Corina Hill
(850) 878-2196

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Addressing Substance Use in Florida Colleges: the scope of the problem, evidence-based approaches and best practices.

Substance use in college students has been an issue for many generations. Several high-profile deaths at colleges combined with a heightened awareness of mental health disorders in college-age youth have led to increasing resources being brought to bear to address the issues. Still, substance abuse and mental illness remain poorly identified and treated on our college campuses. Participants in this webinar will learn the scope of the problem, the evidence base for interventions and best practices for preventing and treating substance use and mental health disorders in the college population.

Who should attend?
This webinar is designed for clinicians, behavioral health professionals, clinical supervisors, program managers, prevention agencies, community coalitions, Certified Recovery Support Specialists (CRSS), Certified Recovery Peer Specialists (CRPS), and executives in substance abuse and mental health agencies, Managing Entities, and DCF program staff.

Presented by:

Hirely Martinez-Cabrera, LCSW, educator, advocate and activist, operates a private practice and works as a therapist for River Oaks Treatment Center where she serves college students and young adults.  Her primary focus is to assist young adults gain the  skills required to achieve and maintain their sobriety.

Ms. Martinez-Carbrera specializes in cultural competency and behavioral health needs for the young adult community and recently presented this topic at the 2019 Florida Behavioral Health Conference. 

 

 
CEUs:
2 Continuing Education Units/Contact Hours are provided for this event
Florida Certification Board Approved Education Provider, #001-A
Florida Board of Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling Provider #50-676
Florida Board of Nursing Provider #50-676