National Registry of SBIRT Trainers

Michael Oyster LPC, CADC III

SBIRT Specialist, Addictions & Mental Health Div., Oregon Health Authority

Contact Information

Address:
500 Summer Street NE
Salem, Oregon 97301

Phone: 503-945-9813

Email: Michael.W.Oyster@state.or.us

Experience

Expert Trainer, Expert Facilitator

Experience Implementing: Yes

Workshops per Year: 1-5

Other topics trainer is expert in: Treatment planning according to Stages of Change, Motivational Interviewing strategies for avoidant patients, and managing secondary stress as a provider.

Comments: Mr. Oyster has trained staff from receptionists to seasoned clinicians in settings from residential treatment, to community behavioral health, to medical systems. Implementing SBIRT in regional emergency departments and hospital systems, facilitating collaborations between behavioral and medical health providers for warm handoffs, and broadening levels of care throughout the system.