When: August 16, 2022 from 11:00-12:00 PST
Description: This webinar featured three panelists in a round table discussion about serving individuals with serious mental illness who are experiencing homelessness. Panelists helped dispel myths about homelessness and mental illness, share innovative and culturally responsive models of care, and provide actionable takeaways that participants can use in their work.
Additionally, SAMHSA has released a Serious Mental Illness and Homelessness Online Course.
The course provides an overview of the symptoms of and treatment for major mental illnesses, discusses common co-occurring physical health conditions that individuals with serious mental illness experience, and provides best practices for trauma-informed engagement.