Mental Health and Addiction in the Era of Coronavirus
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About the Speaker Event
The ongoing The ongoing challenges presented by the global Coronavirus pandemic have had a particularly devastating effect on the nation’s dual epidemic: addiction and mental health disorders. Isolation and uncertainty compounded by limited access to treatment have led to a rise in reported opioid-related deaths in more than 40 states.
In our free, virtual presentation, Gary Mendell, Founder and CEO of Shatterproof, a national nonprofit organization dedicated to reversing the addiction crisis in America, will discuss how those affected by addiction are now facing even greater challenges and will offer guidance on how to support loved ones with substance use disorder and find treatment in these difficult times.