4.9 Promoting Recovery for Homeless Families and Youth

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Conference Presentation | February 22, 2013

Files: Addressing the Treatment Environment and Therapeutic Approach for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Homeless Youth by Claudia Powell (PDF | 357 KB | 19 KB)

For the most vulnerable families and youth, re-housing efforts increasingly include harm reduction strategies to optimize behavioral health outcomes. This workshop will examine how providers use evidence-based approaches, including peer support, and how their program outcomes are affected.

  • Cathy Cave, Advocates for Human Potential, Albany, NY
  • Claudia Powell, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
  • André Wade, National Alliance to End Homelessness, Washington, DC (Moderator)