Online Program

Finding and Filling in the Gaps: Interventions Targeting Specific Populations Experiencing Homelessness

Tuesday, November 3, 2015: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Session Objectives: Describe the unique aspects of a “Street Medicine” program, including support, treatment, sustainability, and resources. Describe evidence-based practices (e.g. integrated dual diagnosis disorder treatment-IDDT-approach) used to implement housing, mental health, substance use, and support services to meet the needs of persons who are homeless. Identify barriers to providing high quality end-of-life care to homeless veterans. Describe common civil legal problems that homeless veterans have that may affect their recovery.
D Keith McInnes, ScD, MSc

Barriers and facilitators to end of life care for homeless veterans   
Mary Weber, PhD, PMHNP-BC, FAANP, Jacqueline Jones, PhD, RN, Karen Albright, Evelyn Hutt, MD and Hannah Dischinger, BS

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Organized by: Caucus on Homelessness
Endorsed by: APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)

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