Many families find themselves in a state of crisis when a family member is unwell. However, a loved one living with a mental health disorder, substance use disorder, or both can be even more tricky when the family is unsure how to help. In this presentation with Mass General Blum Center from March 22, 2021, Jennifer Blewitt, DSW, LICSW, provides an overview of mental health and addiction treatment services. She also shares practical guidance on how families can best navigate the world of treatment, support, and available resources.
The Maxwell & Eleanor Blum Patient and Family Learning Center, commonly known as the Blum Center, is a relaxed and comfortable place for patients, families and friends to find accurate health information with help from trained staff.