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How do struggles with behavioral health impact the well-being of our community?

Learn more through online, free, monthly lectures

presented by Springboard's behavioral health specialists

Springboard Community Services' (SCS) clinicians including

Olivia Smith, SCS' Harford County's Director of Client Services, and Katie Lyons, SCS's Certified Drug and Alcohol Counselor deliver free, monthly lectures on behavioral health.



What is harm reduction?

Why does it work?

Springboard's Katie Lyons, a Certified Drug and Alcohol Counselor, presents "What is and is NOT Harm Reduction?" And addresses why it is important to understand harm reduction in today's world.

Wednesday, February 16, 2022- 6 p.m. - 7 p.m.

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What is the Role of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) in Substance Use and Mental Health

Discover how childhood trauma can lead to the development of substance use disorders and other mental health conditions later in life.

Thursday, March 17, 2022 - 6 p.m. - 7 p.m. 

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The Role of Substance Use in the Escalation of Intimate Partner Violence

Incidents of intimate partner violence are on the rise in Maryland and the country. Many of these incidents involve alcohol and other substances. Join us for a discussion on the correlation between the severity of physical violence and substance use. 

Thursday, April 21, 2022 - 6 p.m. – 7 p.m.

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Punishment vs Rehabilitation - Utilizing Social Services in Prison to Reduce Recidivism

Ongoing substance use and untreated mental health symptoms have been shown to increase the likelihood of re-arrest and incarceration. Learn how rehabilitation services offered in prison are effectively being used to reduce the risk of re-offense and improve quality of life upon release. 

Thursday, May 19, 2022 - 6 p.m. - 7 p.m.

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Baltimore City Main Administrative Office

4623 Falls Road Baltimore, MD 21209, 410-366-1980

Carroll County

7 School House Ave., Westminster, MD 21157, 410-876-1233

Harford County

44 E. Gordon Street Bel Air, MD 21014, 410-838-9000

Howard County

Wilde Lake Village Cntr. 10451 Twin Rivers Rd., Ste. 100

Columbia, MD 21044 410-997-3557

Since 1849, Springboard Community Services, formerly Family and Children’s Services, has woven common threads of hope and transformation into the communities we serve. Our goal is to provide mental healthcare to EVERYONE in need.