Host of “A New Way” Aynisa Leonardo, and guest Steve Chassman will discuss trends they are seeing coming out of the COVID-19 pandemic, as they relate to culture, community, mental health, and addiction.
Bio: Steve Chassman
, LCSW, CASAC
is the Executive Director of the Long Island Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc
. (LICADD). He is also a licensed clinical social worker who focuses on the treatment of mental health and substance abuse-related disorders. Steve is always studying the trends in substance use, what’s changed and what hasn’t. He offers many techniques for engaging and approaching young people today who are facing addiction. He is non-judgmental, but rather firm in his belief, knowledgable in his field, and relatable.