Addressing Substance Use (Level 1) Champion Workshop - St. Joseph's London

Fri, 2019-10-18 08:30 - 16:30
Parkwood Institute
550 Wellington Road
About this Event:

This free one-day workshop is for nurses and health professionals who want a fundamental understanding of how to work with clients who use substances.Workshop objectives:

  • review and identify the recommendations as outlined in RNAO's Engaging Clients who use Substances best practice guideline
  • state the major components of the Toolkit: Implementation of Clinical Best Practice Guidelines and learn effective guideline implementation strategies
  • develop knowledge and skills in the area of substance use
  • identify SBIRT (Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment) resources to support clients who use substances
  • discover the role of the champion, and engage in networking opportunities
  • increase awareness of available addiction and mental health resources

If you have questions send a message to Tanya Costa, project coordinator.