Screening, Brief Intervention, Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) - 4 hour
New York State Psychiatric Institute (NYSPI)
1051 Riverside Drive (Herbert Pardes Building)
Multipurpose Room (MPR)
New York, NY 10032
Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) is an evidenced based practice used to identify, reduce and prevent problematic use of substances, (alcohol, illicit substances, tobacco), as it relates to psychosocial concerns and health risks. This 4 hour SBIRT core content will review screening for substance use, tailored brief intervention, and factors of an effective referral to treatment.
Intended Audience: Licensed practitioners who must complete an OASAS approved 4 hour SBIRT training order to meet SBIRT billing requirements in New York State. Please click on link to review OASAS guidelines: https://www.health.ny.gov/health_care/medicaid/program/update/2016/2016-04.htm#sbirt