Crisis Response: Neurobiology, Medical Consequences, and the Treatment of Alcohol Overdose and Severe Alcohol Withdrawal
Date: March 26, 2019
Class Type: Classroom
Level: All Levels
Instructor: Sharon Morello, BSN, RN
This class is full - No additional registrations being taken at this time. Contact SUMHLC at 401-521-5759 to add your name to a waitlist for this program.
6.0 Nursing contact hours* or 6 CEUs**: (SW,CD, MHC)
This training will focus on the impact of alcohol on the entire system including neuro-biological change as well as medical complications from continued alcohol use. The participants will be able to identify symptoms of alcohol intoxication and impairment and alcohol overdose and identify steps to assist in rescue. The alcohol withdrawal syndrome will be reviewed in depth and appropriate treatment options during and after withdrawal. Medications to treat withdrawal will be review as well as medication to assist in early recovery.
*This continuing education activity was approved by the Northeast-Multistate Division
(NE-MSD), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
| **PLEASE NOTE: In order to receive a CEU Certificate, each participant must complete a Pre-Test BEFORE arriving at this training and complete a Post Test and Evaluation within one week after the training. (Instructions will be provided.) |