Children's Mental Health Forum
Addictions and Co-occurring Disorders
Addiction disorders are a serious public health concern. Drugs and alcohol are also used by youth struggling with mental health conditions to self-medicate. Promoting effective prevention and treatment for addiction disorders will help address this public health concern.
- Introduction: Douglas Nemecek, M.D., Senior Medical Director, CBH HMO Medical Management
- Speaker: Gary Mendell, Founder & CEO, Shatterproof
Related Content Resources
- What You Need to Know About Addictions and Mental Health in Children and Teens
- For more resources, visit NAMIís Child and Adolescent Action Center