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Mental Health and Addictions Webinar

Tue, 2014-09-16 11:00 - 12:00
Live via webcast
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Topic: Screening and Brief Intervention for Substance-Related Problems in Later Life

Screening and Brief Intervention for Substance-Related Problems in Later Life will help health-care providers with prescribing appropriately for pain management, preventing opioid dependence and treating addiction. This webinar series targets nurses and other health-care providers working in clinical settings with opioid involved clients.

Course Objectives:

  • To examine substance use in older adults
  • To understand signs and symptoms of substance use in older adults
  • To apply screening tools for substance use when working with older adults
  • To understand treatment options for older adults with substance use issues

Speaker:
Bonnie Purcell Ph.D., C. Psych. (Supervised Practice)

Cost for Members: 
$0.00 CAD
Cost for non-Members: 
$0.00 CAD