Friday, May 31, 2019 from 9:30 AM to 3:30 PM EDT
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Hogan Auditorium - DDS Northeast Region 
450 Maple Street
Danvers, MA

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Dana Bienkowski 
UMass Donahue Institute in Conjuction with MA DDS 


                      The 2019 DDS Speakers Series presents:

Northeast Region ABI-MFP Spring Conference 


Morning Session:

Keynote Speaker, Dr. Nicholas Cioe, Ph.D., CRC, CBIST, Director of The Rehabilitation Counseling Program, Assumption College, will discuss brain injury related to substance abuse disorder in individuals with cognitive impairment.  Identifying appropriate treatment approaches and challenges to treatment.

Afternoon Session:

The afternoon session will include a waiver participant speaking about his experience as an individual with acquired brain injury sustained as a result of substance abuse.

The day will end with a panel of waiver participants talking about their experiences, successes, and challenges in residential services through the ABI & MFP waivers.  Questions & answers to follow.