Understanding the Opioid Epidemic Through the Lens of Trauma

Presenter:  Ryan Voegtlin

Level:     All          
Strand: All Means All     

Room:    C290     
Session:   1

During this session, participants will understand how the national opioid epidemic has had an adverse impact on Anne Arundel County over the past three years from a legal, human services, and educational perspective. The participants will understand the connection between trauma, mental illness, and addiction and how this impacts student learning.  They will also gain knowledge of how the Anne Arundel County Opioid Intervention Team is collaborating to combat this problem.