Saturday, June 03, 2017
Middlesex County Prevention Committee Announces Seminar on Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Substance Abuse
(Cromwell, CT.) Harry Burr, Chairman of the Middlesex Chamber’s Prevention Committee announced that spring seminar will be held for the community to on the topic of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Substance Abuse. The workshop will take place on Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at Baci Grill 134 Berlin Road in Cromwell and will include breakfast. The breakfast buffet begins at 7:30 a.m. and program beginning at 8 a.m. and lasting until 9:30 a.m.
On our panel is a veteran who suffered battlefield PTSD and found his way back to health. Joining him are therapists who treat patients with PTSD/addictions, both in the military and civilian worlds.
The workshop will help employers better understand PTSD, and healthy ways their employees can respond to, and heal from, traumatic incidents.
• Dr. R. Ross MacLean, Ph.D., Clinical Psychologist, Veterans Administration CT Healthcare System, West Haven
• Ms. Joanna Crowell, LPC, LADC , Clinical Supervisor of the Psychiatric Day Treatment Program, Middlesex Hospital, Middletown
• Special Guest — Veteran Speaker