Alternatives to incarceration for substance abusers to be explored March 4

SubstanceUseDisorderPanel_03-04-15Women Connect is sponsoring a panel discussion on alternative approaches to treating substance use disorder within the correctional setting at 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 4, in room BE5 of the Memorial Student Center.

“Rehabilitation is the New Incarceration: How Can Our Community Benefit from an Alternative Model?” will include guest speakers from STAR Community Justice Center in Ohio and MU clinical psychology faculty.

For more information contact Amy Saunders (, Dr. Laura Michele Diener (, or Dr. Penny Koontz (