There will be an additional office hours session for the Brown Bag Lunch, "Reentry Recovery Services to Improve Health and Reduce Recidivism and Overdoses Among Formerly Incarcerated Individuals", where presenters will provide a further discussion and an opportunity for additional questions on the county-level program being presented. Anyone can register but priority will go to individuals who are registered for the Brown Bag Lunch session.
Presenter: Laura Yager, PhD
Laura Yager, PhD, is the Director of Correctional Health and Human Services with the Fairfax County, (Virginia) Sheriff’s Office. Laura Yager is a career leader in community-level behavioral health treatment and prevention. She has expertise in multi-systems change initiatives including the nationally recognized Diversion First initiatives, focused on diverting people with behavioral health concerns out of the criminal justice system and into treatment; primary and behavioral health care integration; as well as the development of two nationally recognized evidence-based substance use prevention programs.