MA OBAT ECHO®: Treating Substance Use Disorder in People Experiencing Homelessness – free CEU’s

Sponsor: Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Bureau of Substance Addiction Services (DPH/BSAS). As part of the twice-monthly MA OBAT ECHO® series, Danny Rodrigues, LICSW, PMH-C, will present the didactic entitled “Treating Substance Use Disorder in People Experiencing Homelessness.” The didactic will be followed by a de-identified patient case presentation from an ECHO® participant and recommendations from the panel of experts and attendees. For more information and to register click here:

Trans and Gender Diverse Folks and Substance Use Treatment: Foundations – free CEU’s

This training fulfills the DEA’s 8-hour training requirement for prescribers. Free continuing education credits. Sponsor: Boston Medical Center Grayken Center for Addiction TTA, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Bureau of Substance Addiction Services (DPH/BSAS) This one-hour course provides foundational knowledge for those working in addiction treatment settings on best practices for creating welcoming spaces in addiction care for transgender & gender diverse (TGD) individuals. Intended audience Physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses, social workers, recovery coaches,… Read more »

SUD Care Continuum ECHO®: Screening Tools for Older Adults with Substance Use – free CEU’s

Sponsor: As part of the twice-monthly SUD Care Continuum ECHO® series, Vassiliki Pravodelov, MD, will present the didactic entitled “Screening Tools for Older Adults with Substance Use.” The didactic will be followed by a de-identified patient case presentation from an ECHO® participant and recommendations from the panel of experts and attendees. Sponsor: Boston Medical Center (BMC) Grayken Center for Addiction Training and Technical Assistance (TTA) For more information and to register click here

Essentials of Treating Stimulant Use Disorder – CEU’s

This training fulfills the DEA’s 8-hour training requirement for prescribers. Free continuing education credits. Sponsor: Grayken Center for Addiction Training and Technical Assistance Description This training is a guide for addiction care teams caring for people who use stimulants, including cocaine and methamphetamines. The training will review the basic science of addiction related to stimulants. The session includes discussion on the practical implementation of evidence-based treatment for patients who use stimulants, with a concentration on… Read more »

Alcohol Use Disorders 101 – free CEU’s

Sponsor: Boston Medical Center Grayken Center for Addiction TTA, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Bureau of Substance Addiction Services (DPH/BSAS) This training is designed to provide an introductory overview of alcohol use disorders. We will explore the latest epidemiological data, with a focus on the prevalence and trends of alcohol use and alcohol use disorders in the United States. Diagnostic criteria and screening tools to assess for alcohol use disorders will be discussed. Additionally, we… Read more »

Long-Acting Injectable Buprenorphine Treatments for Opioid Use Disorder – free CEU’s

This training fulfills the DEA’s 8-hour training requirement for prescribers. Free continuing education credits. Sponsor: Grayken Center for Addiction Training and Technical Assistance This training is designed to provide healthcare teams with information on all the available FDA-approved monthly/weekly injectable buprenorphine formulations used to treat opioid use disorder, as well as how to incorporate them into clinical practice For more information and to register click here

Trans and Gender Diverse Folks and Substance Use Treatment: Foundations – free CEU’s

This training fulfills the DEA’s 8-hour training requirement for prescribers. Free continuing education credits. Sponsor: Boston Medical Center Grayken Center for Addiction TTA, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Bureau of Substance Addiction Services (DPH/BSAS) This one-hour course provides foundational knowledge for those working in addiction treatment settings on best practices for creating welcoming spaces in addiction care for transgender & gender diverse (TGD) individuals. Intended audience Physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses, social workers, recovery coaches,… Read more »

MA OBAT ECHO®: Harm Reduction Resources in the Community – Free CEU’s

Sponsor: Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Bureau of Substance Addiction Services (DPH/BSAS) As part of the twice-monthly MA OBAT ECHO® series, Mary Wheeler will present the didactic entitled “Harm Reduction Resources in the Community.” The didactic will be followed by a de-identified patient case presentation from an ECHO® participant and recommendations from the panel of experts and attendees. For more information and to register click here

Stimulants 101 – CEU’s

This one-hour training is intended to provide an overview of stimulant use disorders. Topics include stigma, pharmacology, and physiology of methamphetamines and cocaine, identifying stimulant overdose (overamping), managing acute stimulant intoxication, de-escalation techniques, and evidence-based treatment for people with stimulant use disorders. Intended audience Medical providers, nurses, social workers, Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselors (LADC), Certified Alcohol/Drug Counselors (CADC), Community Health Workers (CHW), recovery coaches, counselors, Licensed Mental health Counselors (LMHC), and members of the community. Speakers… Read more »

SUD Care Continuum ECHO®: Harm Reduction Resources in the Community – free CE’s

Sponsor: Grayken Center for Addiction Training & Technical Assistance As part of the twice-monthly SUD Care Continuum ECHO® series, Mary Wheeler, will present the didactic entitled “Harm Reduction Resources in the Community.” The didactic will be followed by a de-identified patient case presentation from an ECHO® participant and recommendations from the panel of experts and attendees. For more information and to register click here