The COVID-19 pandemic has taken its toll on all of us, and it presents particular challenges for individuals with co-occurring anxiety and substance use conditions. With the right tools and techniques, you can support your clients that are experiencing increased stress, anxiety and substance use and help them build resilience to face the difficult days ahead.
Join the American Mental Health Counselors Association and the National Council on Thursday, December 3, at 1:00 p.m. ET for a special 75-minute webinar as we present “Strategies to Support Clients with Increased Stress and Substance Use during the COVID-19 Pandemic”
Fredrick Dombrowski, PhD, LMHC, Associate Professor at the University of Bridgeport, and Amelia Roeschlein, DSW, MA, LMFT, consultant for trauma-Informed services at the National Council will lend their expertise and tackle the tough questions surrounding the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on individuals living with these co-occurring disorders.
You’ll leave this webinar with newfound insights and solutions, including:
- Greater understanding of the impact of COVID-19 on those living with co-occurring anxiety and substance use disorders.
- Ways to serve your clients during the COVID-19 pandemic using mindfulness and cognitive-based interventions incorporating specific skills and techniques to promote resilience.
- Identification of at least three activities to help those living with co-occurring anxiety and substance use disorders increase calm, lessen anxiety and prevent relapse during COVID-19 and the holidays.