MACPO Regional Training Opportunity
When: Thursday, February 26th, 2015
from 9:00am - 3:00pm
Where: MN DOC Office - St. Cloud
300 E. Germain Street, St. Cloud, MN 56304
(The training will be in the downstairs training room)
Cost: FREE if you are a MACPO member,
$40 for a non-member which includes
MACPO membership. Register at www.macpo.net by 2/20/2015.
Veterans Justice Outreach
Mike Mathies, MSW, LICSW is a Veterans Justice Outreach Specialist for the St. Cloud VA Health Care System. He will discuss common readjustment issues for Veterans as well as mental health and substance abuse issues. He will discuss how the VA is increasing its efforts to collaborate with the justice system and specific examples on how to connect justice involved Veterans with VA and community resources.
Panel of professionals working with veterans and making the appropriate resources to address their needs.
Lunch (on your own)
Suicide Prevention When Working with Veterans
Mary Jo Pine
Recognizing signs of suicide and strategies of prevention.
Please contact Samantha Ahrens at Samantha.Ahrens@co.steele.mn.us or 507-444-7723 with any questions.