Who Should Take This Course
Staff at all levels of health and human service agencies seeking to incorporate best practices
As a result of this workshop, participants will have:
- Describe the basic elements of an opioid use disorder including risk factors, disease progression, and effective treatment interventions.
- Identify the basic tenets of harm reduction and how they relate to readiness to change.
- Explain the impact of trauma on the development of an opioid use disorder and how trauma-informed care works to mitigate it.
- Identify the key ingredients of motivational conversations, including the four elements of the “Spirit of MI" (Motivational Interviewing).
- Describe how wellness interventions support recovery, including easy, accessible ways to improve nutrition, physical activity, and stress management.
Dates: Tuesdays, November 1-29
Time: 1-2:30 pm ET
Practice Level: Beginner
- ASWB: 7.5 hours
- NAADAC: 7.5 hours
- NBCC: 7.5 hours