2018 — Trauma, Opioids, and Domestic Violence


2018 Webinar Series

Trauma, Opioids, and Domestic Violence


This webinar series will examine the intersections between trauma, domestic violence, and the opioid epidemic; discuss innovative approaches to addressing these complex issues; and offer practical strategies for domestic violence programs and opioid/substance abuse treatment providers.

The series is co-sponsored by the National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma & Mental Health (NCDVTMH), the National Indigenous Women’s Resource Center (NIWRC), and the West Virginia Coalition Against Domestic Violence (WVCADV).

All live webinars are closed captioned. For more information, please contact Angelica Medina via email by clicking this link or via phone at 312-726-7020 or 312-726-4110 (TTY).


Thinking about the Opioid Epidemic in the Context of Trauma and Domestic Violence: Framing the Issues

Thursday, January 25, 2016 | 2:00 – 3:30pm (CDT)

Hosted by: National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma & Mental Health

Presented by:

Gwendolyn Packard, Training and Technical Assistance Specialist, NIWRC

Laurie Thompsen, MSW, Health and Behavioral Health Coordinator, WVCADV

Carole Warshaw, MD, Director, NCDVTMH

This webinar will engage participants in thinking through what helps when someone is experiencing emotional distress. We will look at the factors that shape how we respond to distress and crisis and discuss both individual and organizational strategies to respond to distress in trauma-informed ways.

The series is co-sponsored by the National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma & Mental Health (NCDVTMH), the National Indigenous Women’s Resource Center (NIWRC), and the West Virginia Coalition Against Domestic Violence (WVCADV).

To listen to this Webinar, click the link below and follow the instructions on the page.

» Webinar Recording: Thinking about the Opioid Epidemic in the Context of Trauma and Domestic Violence: Framing the Issues

Webinar attendees, to access the handouts for this webinar, click the link below.

»» Webinar Handouts


Please stay tuned for information about our upcoming webinars! To join our email list, go to http://www.nationalcenterdvtraumamh.org/newsletter-sign-up/.

  • WEBINAR TRACKING TOOL

    We have created a simple tool to help you keep track of the webinars that you have attended and watched. This tool is currently a Word document and can either be printed or saved directly to your computer. We will update the tool as we add new webinar series. You can access the tool at the following link:

    NCDVTMH Webinar Tracking Sheet
    Updated January 2018


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