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.


This program has been MOVED. To access the new module, please follow this link to register for the Opioid Crisis: Saving Our Communities & Building Hope for the Future (Part 2).

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.

Estimated time to complete this educational activity: 1 hour

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

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

System Requirements
Participants who are interested in taking this eLearning course, please go to our system requirements page for more information and to test your computer and the network your computer will be on prior to registering for the class.


  • 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


Melanie A Caughron, 704-512-6573


Jun 27, 2018 - Jun 27, 2021
12:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Jun 27, 2018 - Jun 27, 2021
Check-In Time
12:00 PM
0.90 - Contact Hours
Online Learning