(Webinar) Medication-Assisted Treatment
Date: October 9, 2020
Class Type: Classroom
Instructor: Michael Gaudet, LICSW
This training is being offered by:
The Department of Behavioral Healthcare, Developmental Disabilities and Hospitals, The Opioid Treatment Program Health Home Initiative, and The Substance Use and Mental Health Leadership Council of RI
All trainings offered through the end of December 2020 will be held through various online platforms such as Zoom.
When attending a training in an online platform please be sure to use your full name as your user name and to have your video enabled.
Beginning August 25, 2020, participants will be required to have enabled video in order to receive CEUs for live, online trainings.
The Zoom details, materials, and pre-test information will be emailed one (1) week prior to the training date.
This course will introduce the participant to the history of medication-assisted treatment in the United States, and will provide and overview of the three medications currently FDA approved for the treatment of opioid use disorder. This training will also include a discussion of the changes in the laws regarding the treatment of opioid use disorder, and the implications for the treatment system.
Continuing Education Credits:
Social Worker CEUs: This training has been approved for 6.0 National Association of Social Workers continuing education credits.
Chemical Dependency Professionals CEUs: This training has been approved by the RI Certification Board for 6.0 continuing education credits (The RICB is an IC&RC affiliate).
Mental Health Counselors CEUs: This training has been approved for 6.0 RI Mental Health Counselors Association continuing education credits.
Please Note: A pre-test is required to be taken before the training. In order to receive a training certificate, each participant must complete a post-test, and training evaluation within ten (10) days of completing the training. Instructions will be provided to the email address that you register with. Thank you.