TA Coalition Webinar: Considerations for Placement in Recovery Housing for Individuals Living with Severe Mental Illness

A SAMHSA sponsored webinar developed under contract by the National Council for Behavioral Health, took place Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 1:30pm Eastern Time called Considerations for Placement in Recovery Housing for Individuals Living with Severe Mental Illness. 

  

Description:  This webinar will explore the 4 levels of recovery housing (i. Peer Run, ii. Monitored, iii. Supervised, and iv. Service Provider) and how this relates to placement of individuals with severe mental illness. The individual’s readiness for change impacts their ability to succeed in the various levels of recovery housing and issues related to culture, structure, risk, social support, and engagement will be reviewed.  The importance of integrated healthcare, co-occurring treatment, peer support, and skill building will be discussed within the context of placing individuals in the recovery housing model.  

 

Presenters: 

•Sarah Fletcher, LCSW, CADC - Director of intensive outreach services at Trilogy Behavioral Healthcare, Chicago IL

•Thomas Southerland, LCSW - Clinical Director of the South Shore and Lawndale locations at Trilogy Behavioral Healthcare, Chicago, IL

 

If you have any questions please contact Kelle Masten via email at kelle.masten@nasmhpd.org or at 703-682-5187.

 

**We do not offer CEU credits however letters of attendance are offered upon request.  

***Closed-captioning is available for this webinar. 

 

Date: 
05/08/2018
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