Opioid Use Disorders and the Americans with Disabilities Act: Eliminating Discriminatory Barriers to Treatment and Recovery

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Description

In 2017 the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) declared a public health emergency and announced a 5-Point Strategy To Combat the Opioid Crisis. Join us for this session as Attorneys from the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Civil Rights, and Disability Rights Section discuss issues impacting persons with Opioid Use Disorders and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The speakers will discuss Justice Department efforts to eliminate discriminatory barriers to treatment and recovery programs.

Multimedia Archives

Link To Blackboard Webinar Archive
Audio Recording (MP3)
Link To Written Transcript

NOTE: No credit is available for reviewing the recorded session.

Speakers

Stephanie Berger Attorney Advisor, U.S. Department of Justice, Disability Rights Section

Savannah Weston Attorney Advisor, U.S. Department of Justice, Disability Rights Section