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Medication Assisted Treatment Seminar
April 25 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm$110
Medication assisted treatment involves the use of medications, specifically methadone, buprenorphine, and naltrexone, to treat the symptoms of opioid dependency. This training will review the medications and discuss the proper use of each, including dosages, treatment parameters, and goals of therapy. Pharmacology and opioid relationships will be reviewed to better understand the biochemical nature and therapeutic value of medication assisted treatment as well as the benefits and risks associated with each. Also reviewed will be diversion potential and clinically complicating factors.
All training events will begin promptly at the designated time. Participants who arrive more than 15 minutes late will not be eligible to receive credit for attendance or any CEU’s (CAC, LSW) associated with the training event.