IN THE NEWS

NUWAY Chief Clinical Officer, Ken Roberts, Presents to Minnesota Alliance on Problem Gambling

Minnesota Alliance on Problem Gambling

NUWAY Chief CLinical Officer, Ken Roberts, MPS, LPCC, LADC, presented to the Minnesota Alliance on Problem Gambling about the traumatic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic leading to potential increases in mental health and use disorders. In his November 19, 2021 presentation, “Understanding & Addressing Post-Pandemic Trauma,” Roberts discusses the need for treatment providers to be vigilant for signs that people are experiencing symptoms of trauma caused by pandemic-related stresses and that unresolved trauma can increase the likelihood for people to develop mental health and substance use disorders. The problem of post-pandemic trauma is especially risky for people with underlying behavioral health disorders. The presentation can be viewed here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fZoGjHk8Fvo.

View Article