Date & Time
Tuesday, July 20, 2021
203 Dual Nature of Alchemy: Treatment and Child Visitation Effects on Mental Health

Most incarcerated individuals are parents and a disproportionate number present with mental health disorders ranging from anxiety and depression to bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. Attendees will learn how adherence to mental health treatment and parent-child contact can improve mental health outcomes. They will learn ways to improve diagnoses of mental health disorders, deliver evidence-based treatment options to patients, and encourage parent-child connections.