2020.06.17 | Part 1 Trauma Series: Intersection of Infant Trauma and Substance use Disorder

1:00-2:00 pm | June 17, 2020 | R. Jeffrey Goldsmith, MD and Katie Volk, MA

In collaboration with the Opioid Response Network and the New England Region 1 Mental Health Technology Transfer Center, CCSME is offering this two-part series to address the relationships between infant and adolescent trauma, and the risk and potential for a substance use disorder outcome.

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Providers, organizations, and communities need to arm themselves with tools and knowledge for reducing and preventing substance use disorder among the most fragile members of society. In collaboration with the Opioid Response Network and the New England Region 1 Mental Health Technology Transfer Center, CCSME is offering this two-part series to address the relationships between infant and adolescent trauma, and the risk and potential for a substance use disorder outcome. Participants in this webinar will be able to name ways addiction impacts the maternal and infant brain, identify prevention strategies, describe the significance of attachment parenting to promote infant resilience, and discuss the risk of inherited genetics. You may register twice to complete the full two-part series or sign-up once for the program of your choice. You may learn more and register for Part 2 HERE


June 17, 2020

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EDT

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About the Presenters:

R. Jeffrey Goldsmith, MD Dr. Goldsmith began his addiction medicine career in 1974 as a medical student, learning about the disease of alcoholism as a counselor for one of the Department of Transportation’s Alcohol Safety Action Projects. Read more

Katie Volk, MA Katie Volk is a child development specialist with a particular focus on infancy, early childhood, and families living in poverty. Read more


Contact hours:

1 contact hour for nurses, psychologists, social workers, licensed clinical professional counselors, behavioral health professionals, and MHRTs. Contact hours for alcohol and drug counselors through the Association of Addiction Professionals.

The Co-Occurring Collaborative Serving Maine is an Approved Provider of continuing nursing professional development by the Northeast Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

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