Assessment and Treatment Strategies for Opioid Dependence and Pain Management (March, April 2017)

Description:

The abuse of and addiction to opioids such as heroin, morphine, and prescription pain relievers is a significant and serious issue that continues to affect the health, social, and economic welfare of all individuals and families across the U.S. In this workshop, you will learn about the importance of an appropriate and comprehensive diagnosis to determine treatment interventions. In addition, you will learn about how pain management, prevention, education, community involvement, family history and trauma experiences impact the client’s ability to participate in their personalized recovery program. Level of care and determination of medication interventions will be addressed.
Available CECHs: 3.0

Dates:

  • Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 9:00 AM - 12:15 PM
  • Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 1:15 PM - 4:30 PM

Location:

VisTaTech Center, Schoolcraft College 18600 Haggerty Highway, Livonia, MI 48152

Audience:

Social work professionals, students, liaisons, field workers, faculty, retirees

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