WEBINAR! : Multisystemic Therapy for Emerging Adults (MST-EA): Treating Young Adults Who Have Justice Involvement and Behavioral Health Conditions

Date Posted: Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Date: Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Time: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM PST (4:00 PM – 5:00 PM EST)

Description:

MST-EA focuses on reducing recidivism and increasing the young adults’ positive functioning in the critical areas of emerging adulthood (school completion, employment, independent living, and positive social relationships), as well as simultaneously ensuring treatment and management of mental illness and any co-occurring substance use disorder.

 

Presenters:

  • Maryann Davis is a Research Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Director of the Systems & Psychosocial Advances Research Center, and Director of the Learning and Working during the Transition to Adulthood Rehabilitation Research and Training Center, University of Massachusetts.
  • Ashli J. Sheidow is a senior research scientist with the Oregon Social Learning Center. With her colleague, Dr. Mike McCart, she has developed MST-EA and studies treatments for mental health and substance abuse problems in adolescents and emerging adults, particularly those who have co-occurring problems.

watch the video and download the slides here: https://www.pathwaysrtc.pdx.edu/webinars-2017#mst-ea