Housing First is a program that has proven effective in engaging, housing and providing treatment and support to the clients with complex needs that other approaches have been unable to engage. The presenters will describe how Housing First works to break the cycle of repeated incarceration and describe how program staff engage clients using creative strategies and trauma-informed, person-centered care.
- Sam Tsemberis, PhD - Pathways Housing First Institute
- Niki Novak, LFMT, LPC - Pathways to Housing DC
- Christy Respress, MSW - Pathways to Housing DC