After Incarceration: Helping Women Reenter the Community

The goal of After Incarceration: Helping Women Reenter the Community, is to offer providers with information regarding assisting women with the transitioning from the prison system back into society, which will allow them to gain skills to effectively provide services for this particular population of consumers.

Educational Objectives

After completion of this course, the participant will be able to:

  • Understand the issue regarding women’s need for assistance upon transitioning from the prison system back into society.
  • Identify the obstacles encountered by women upon transitioning from the prison system back into society.
  • Identify the different types of services needed by women upon transitioning from the prison system back into society.

3.0 CE’s Offered:

  • CHES-Certified Health Education Specialist
  • CPH – Certified Public Health
  • DMH – Licensed Administrator
  • DMH – Community Support Specialist
  • DMH – Mental Health Therapist
  • DMH – Peer Support Specialist
  • MAAP – Mississippi Association of Addiction Professionals
  • NBCC/LPC – National Board Certified Counselors
  • Social Work (Cultural & Diversity)
  • CLE (applied for)

Presenter

Jessica Thomas, LPC-S, MHSA

Location

Virtual

Date

Feb. 18, 2021

Time

9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Presenter

Jessica Thomas, LPC-S, MHSA

Location

Virtual