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Adolescents and Substance Use: Using Our Knowledge and Their Strengths to Find Recovery

for professionals in psychology, behavioral health, social work, and substance use

8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Jason Shonerd, (402) 472-0194,
This training will address epidemiology, neurobiology, effective screening and assessment, and evidence-based treatment. More specifically, you will learn: the neurobiological difference of adolescents and how substance use impacts that development; how to identify evidence-based screening, assessment, and treatment strategies for adolescents with substance use disorders; to consider the impact that co-occurring psychiatric disorders can have in youth with substance use disorders; and how to identify language and stigma as a barrier for substance use disorder assessment and treatment.
Register today for “Adolescents and Substance Use: Using Our Knowledge and Their Strengths to Find Recovery” with Laura Schutte-Lundy and Drs. Kenneth Zoucha, Varun Sharma, and Tianqi Luo at
This is a FREE training.
Continuing education credits are available. For more information view the event flyer here:
This training is sponsored by the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Division of Behavioral Health and the University of Nebraska Public Policy Center.

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