Opioid Addiction Counseling Competencies

Opioid Addiction Counseling Competencies consist of four (4) continuing education courses comprising discrete building blocks: understanding opioid addiction, knowledge of opioid addition treatment, application to practice, and professional readiness - reflective of principles chronicled in Technical Assistance Publication (TAP) Series 21: Addiction Counseling Competencies, emphasizing standards for substance abuse professionals.

Module 1: Opioid-related Disorders History & Epidemiology (3 CEH)

Date: October 28, 2022   |   TIME: 9:00A -12:15P   |   LOCATIONSynchronous (Live)

Date:  November 1, 2022 December 31, 2022    |   LOCATIONAsynchronous (On Demand)

 

Module 2: Screening, Assessment, & Treatment Planning of Opioid Use Disorder (3 CEH)

Date: October 28, 2022   |   TIME: 1:00P -  4:15P   |   LOCATIONSynchronous (Live)

Date:  November 1, 2022 December 31, 2022    |   LOCATIONAsynchronous (On Demand)

 

Module 3: Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder (3 CEH)

Date: October 29, 2022   |   TIME: 9:00A -12:15P   |   LOCATIONSynchronous (Live)

Date:  November 1, 2022 December 31, 2022    |   LOCATIONAsynchronous (On Demand)

 

Module 4: Professional Ethical & Legal Standards In Opioid Use Disorder (3 CEH)

Date: October 29, 2022   |   TIME: 1:00P -  4:15P   |   LOCATIONSynchronous (Live)

Date:  November 1, 2022 December 31, 2022    |   LOCATIONAsynchronous (On Demand)

OBJECTIVES:

  • Understand the history, and epidemiology of opioid-related disorders;

  • Identify general principles of screening, assessment, and diagnosis of opioid-related disorders;

  • Comprehend accepted principles and essential components of treatment, and documentation;

  • Characterize general ethical and legal principles in the treatment of opioid-related disorders;

  • and more.

 

SPEAKERS:

Jacqueline L. Meyers, Ph.D., LPC-S, LAC, NCC

Jacqueline Mims, EDD, PhD, LPC-S, MAC

 

PANELISTS:

Emily George Tilley, LCSW-BACS, LAC

Carla Edwards, RN