This program will address the co-occurrence of mental health challenges and substance use disorders. People addicted to drugs are roughly twice as likely to suffer from mood and anxiety disorders, with the reverse also true. Both mental health and substance use disorders are treatable. We’ll explore paths to recovery from co-occurring disorders, which can include integrated approaches and ongoing care.
Our Presenter is Kate Appleman, MA, MBA, LPC, CAADC, CSAT, CCS
Kate is the Senior Director of Clinical Practice and Professional Development at Caron Treatment Center. Since 2013, Kate has been active in Caron’s program development, supporting the development of evidence-based clinical programming for executives, healthcare professionals, attorneys, and those with an opioid addiction. Her areas of expertise include motivational interviewing, working with family systems impacted by addiction, relapse treatment and prevention, and men’s addiction treatment and recovery.