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Substance Use Disorder Workforce Recovery & Medication Assisted Treatment Summit

8:30am - January 23, 2020
Pacific Southwest ATTC

DoubleTree Fresno
2233 Ventura Street
Fresno, CA 93721
United States

Registration Deadline: January 20, 2020
Need more information?
Contact us at marywinterlin@csus.edu

The Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Workforce: Recovery and Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) Summit brings together registered and certified SUD counselors and other disciplines of the behavioral health workforce to provide education and resources pertaining to MAT, tools to address and reduce stigma and ways the workforce can join California’s current efforts to address SUD emerging epidemics.

 

Objectives:

  • Provide an understanding of the disease of addiction and address the stigma often associated with MAT.
  • Share MAT facts, outcomes, and the benefits that MAT has on individuals to achieve a sustainable recovery. 
  • Provide tools designed to initiate MAT conversations and available resources aimed at connecting individuals to MAT.

 

Who Should Attend:

  • Behavioral Health Workforce Professionals  
  • Certified Nurse Midwives
  • Licensed Professionals 
  • Mental Health Professionals 
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Pharmacists
  • Physicians
  • Physician Assistants
  • Registered and Certified AOD Counselors
  • Registered Nurses
  • SUD Providers

 

Continuing Education Units (CEUs):

Complimentary 6.5 continuing education units will be available. Click here for more details.

 

Registration:

Registration is complimentary and will include breakfast and lunch. Please click on the "register" button above or below to complete your registration. Registration will close two weeks prior to each session date. No on-site registration will be available. 

                                                                 

Contact:

For more information please contact the following:
Registration Questions: Mary Winterlin-Benjamin at marywinterlin@csus.edu, 916-278-2667
Program Questions: Rajeshni Naicker, rajeshni.Naicker@dhcs.ca.gov, 916-345-7484