Opioid Crisis: Saving Our Communities & Building Hope for the Future (Part 2).

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Target Audience

Case managers, social workers, psychologists, psychiatrists, licensed professional counselors, educators, school personnel, mental health professionals, clinicians, nurses, health and human service practitioners, and other health care professionals.

Description

Opioid abuse is dealing a huge blow to neighborhoods and families across the United States. In Part 2 of this series, the participant will have an opportunity to hear about the effects of opioid use from the client’s perspective. The short and long term effects of opioids will be examined, as well as the effectiveness of medication-assisted therapy.

The following faculty member does not have significant or other financial relationships with industry/commercial supporters to disclose: Yvonne Ward, LCAS, CC, NCC, LPC, PhD Candidate

Release Date: June 27, 2018
Valid Thru: June 27, 2021

Objectives

  • Examine opioid use current crisis
  • Short Term/Long Term Effects of Opioid Use
  • Discuss the effects of opioid use/client’s perspective
  • Discuss the effectiveness of medication assisted therapy

Contact

Cortney J Fowler, BSBA

Electives

Status
Open
Presenter(s)
Yvonne M Ward, LPC, LCAS, CCS, NCC
Date(s)
Jun 27, 2018 - Jun 27, 2021
Check-In Time
12:00 PM
Credit
0.10 - CEU
0.80 - Contact Hours
Location
Online Learning