SBIRT: (Screening, Brief Intervention, Referral to Treatment)
Date: June 14, 2019
Class Type: Classroom
Level: All levels
Instructor: Dr. Lynn Blanchette, PH.D, RN-Rhode Island College
3.0* Nursing Contact Hours or 3 CEUs: (SW,CD, MHC)
What is SBIRT? – Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) is an evidenced based practice used to identify, reduce, and prevent problematic use and dependence of alcohol and illicit substances. SBIRT is an approach to the delivery of early intervention and treatment to people with substance use disorders, and those at risk of developing these disorders.
*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.