Dr. Mitch Crawford

WellSpan Health

Dr. Mitchell Crawford serves as the Director of Addiction Services for WellSpan Health as well as the Medical Director for the Specialized Treatment and Recovery Team at WellSpan.  He completed his psychiatry residency training at Harvard and focused his training on the treatment of addictions.  He is board certified in both psychiatry and addiction medicine, and teaches both at numerous medical schools and residency programs.  Dr. Crawford is also an assistant professor of psychiatry at the Drexel University College of Medicine.  He has published journal articles, a book chapter, held leadership positions, given numerous grand rounds and presented at various levels of meetings, including at the national level, on topics in the field of addictions. 

10.00 - 11.30 AM Morning Break-Out 1

Wednesday Morning 2023

Evaluating Stigma

The talk will evaluate stigma from a perspective of where it comes from and how to interferes in our everyday lives.  Specific discussion will be around stigma related to substance use disorders, but it can translate to many other topics in our society.  There will be ample opportunities and invitations for dialogue, and participants will be challenged to implement the gained perspective from the talk to create change in their lives moving forward.  

This sessions is eligible for 1.5 CEs.
Choose 1 of 3 morning break-outs.