Overdose Education and Naloxone Distribution to Prevent Fatal Opioid Overdoses: SELF-PACED ONLINE COURSE

1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Describe basic trends in opioid overdose death rates at the national and local level
  • Identify factors that elevate patients’/clients' risk for opioid overdose
  • Understand how overdose education/naloxone distribution programs impact health outcomes
  • Develop a preliminary plan for integrating overdose education into existing services
  • Learn how to recognize and respond in the case of an overdose and how to find treatment resources within the community

Presented by: Morgan Green, MA

Continuing Education Units: 1 CEU

This training is approved for CEUs by the following professional organizations:

National

  • National Association of Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC)
  • International Certification & Reciprocity Consortium (IC&RC) 

Nevada

  • Nevada Board of Examiners for Alcohol, Drug, & Gambling Counselors
  • Nevada State Board of Nursing
  • Board of Examiners for Marriage and Family Therapists and Clinical Professional Counselors
  • State of Nevada Board of Examiners for Social Workers

Presentation materials are not for reproduction or distribution without specific written authorization.The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in our courses are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of CASAT.

Details

Date 01-01-2022 PDT
End Date 12-31-2022 PDT
Registration Start Date 02-25-2022 PDT
Event Time Zone PDT
Cut Off Date 12-31-2022 PDT
Individual Price $20.00
$20.00
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