Medication-Assisted Treatment

Date: September 11, 2019 Price: $70.00 Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm CEUs: 6 Class Type: Classroom
Level: All Instructor: Michael Gaudet, LICSW Domain(s): 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,9,11,13 Domain Chart

6 CEUs* (SW,CD)

Training Sponsor:  OTP Health Home

Opioid abuse and addiction remains a critical national public health concern. This training will focus on addiction pharmacology for the care of clients with Opioid dependency. This includes medically supervised detoxification, as well as an understanding of the medical use of Suboxone, Methadone, Naloxone, and Vivitrol. This training will offer participants a suite of tools that will address the science of addiction, treatment for young adults, short term opioid withdrawal using Buprenorphine, as well as a discussion on other treatment strategies for prescription opioid dependence.

*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 10 days after the training. (Instructions will be provided.)