Breaking News: Firearms Restraining Order

Presentation: Firearm Restraining Order (FRO)

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Overview:

Catch up on some of the latest topics affecting mental health. Hear from the U. S. Department of Health & Human Services’ Regional Director Douglas O’Brien about how HHS is currently addressing the opioid crisis. Also learn about the Firearms Restraining Order from Peter Contos of the Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence: what is it, how does it work in Illinois, and how can it help people in crisis stay safe. All this and more will be covered during Breaking News.

Special Guests:

Douglas O’Brien, Regional Director, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

Peter Contos, Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence