2018 FREE SAMHSA WEBINAR SERIES
Helping Justice-Involved Individuals with Mental or Substance Use Disorders, or Both: Understanding How Laws, Regulations, & Policies Affect Re-entry Opportunities – California, Colorado, Illinois, Georgia, Rhode Island & Kansas.
This training will cover the legal rights and potential liabilities of adolescents living with or at risk for HIV, including the new right for adolescents to consent to HIV treatment.
News and Highlights
With the generous support of longtime board member Doug Liman, the Legal Action Center hosted a special screening of the
August 8, 2018. When thinking about the criminal justice system, it’s easy to forget that there is more to it than just people being incarcerated. There is the forgotten half of the system as well – for those who come home after being incarcerated
The Legal Action Center joins with colleagues around New York, the country and the globe, to mourn the death of our former Board Member, Robert Newman, and to honor his life and the immense contributions he made to the field of substance use disorders.
Emergency medicine providers have a new set of resources for treating patients with substance use disorders (SUD): Addiction Policy Forum’s new “Hospital Toolkit.” The toolkit is designed for hospitals as well as patients, families, and advocates, to improve access to SUD treatment and care in hospital emergency departments.