Who are emerging adults and what kind of stress do they face? Attendees will learn about this population's susceptibility to substance use and its negative implications. They will also learn about treatment options and principles of strength-based practices.
Free of charge including CEUs. Contact Lauren Ramshaw with questions at lramshaw@Rosecrance.org.
March 14, 2019
8-9:00am presentation including Q & A
Rosecrance on Moreland, 2302 Moreland Blvd, Champaign
Presenter: Chris Gleason, MA, CAADC, MAATP, Executive Director of Rosecrance Central Illinois
Chris Gleason has worked in the Addiction field since 1995, working in DUI, outpatient, and inpatient mental health and substance abuse programs. He is a Certified Advanced Addiction Counselor, he holds a BA from Judson University in Human Services and a Masters from Argosy University in Community Counseling. Chris has also presented on many different topics, both locally and nationally, including Co-Occurring Treatment for Adolescents and Opiate/Heroin Addiction in the Adult and Adolescent population. Currently, he is the Executive Director of Rosecrance Central Illinois. Chris is also an adjunct professor at Aurora University in the Department of Social Work with a focus on addiction studies.