Addressing Substance Use Webinar Learning Series (2/5)

Wed, 2017-04-12 12:00 - 14:00
About this Event:

This is part 2 of a 5 part series. Go to part 1 to register

A five-part webinar series designed for nurses and other health-care professionals who want to increase their knowledge and skills when engaging with persons and families who use substances. This comprehensive webinar series on substance use will increase capacity amongst nurses and other health-care providers across the continuum of care to facilitate evidence-based, high quality care for persons and their families experiencing substance use issues.

Module 2 Objectives

  • Discuss the pathophysiology of substance use
  • Identify applicable screening tools for substance use
  • Discuss and apply the Screening Brief Intervention and Referral Model for early intervention
  • Recognize the individual lived experience of a family member's story of mental illness and substance use
  • Nurses or other members of the interprofessional team working in primary care, public health, acute care, mental health, community or home health-care settings and long-term care who are interested to increase their knowledge and skills regarding substance use and its impacts

The fee for this webinar learning series includes:

  • One web/ phone connection for each learning session x 5 consecutive weeks (dial-in number for each call is toll free)
  • Substance Use Webinar Learning Series: Back to Basics readings and resource list
  • Certificate of completion

Module 1 - April 5, 2017
Module 3 - April 19, 2017
Module 4 - April 26, 2017
Module 5 - May 3, 2017

For further information, please contact Kyle Dieleman at

Cost for Members: 
$210.69 CAD
Cost for non-Members: 
$280.92 CAD