Trans and Gender Diverse Folks and Substance Use Treatment: Foundations

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 »

The Integrative and Systemic Approach to Substance Use Treatment: Therapeutic Tools for Mental Health Therapists

Sponsor: National Council for Mental Wellbeing Therapists are in the perfect position to help individuals, couples and families address substance use and addiction. Join us on Wednesday, May 1, 12:30-1:30 p.m. ET to learn how you can bring your unique lens and approach to help those struggling with problematic substance use and addiction. We will discuss why a joint approach of mental health treatment and substance use treatment is more beneficial for recovery outcomes, how… Read more »

Addiction 101

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 one-hour course is intended to provide foundational knowledge regarding addiction as a chronic medical condition as well as an overview of evidence-based interventions, including medications for addiction treatment (MAT). For more information and to register click here

SUD Care Continuum ECHO®: Substance Use Disorder and Nutrition

Free continuing education credits. This training fulfills the DEA’s 8-hour training requirement for prescribers. Sponsor: Grayken Center for Addiction Training and Technical Assistance As part of the twice-monthly SUD Care Continuum ECHO® series, Gabrielle Simons, MS, RD, LDN, will present the didactic entitled “Substance Use Disorder and Nutrition.” 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… Read more »

Office Hours: Stimulant Focus

Sponsor: Grayken Center for Addiction Training and Technical Assistance A virtual open forum session where clinical providers and staff supporting those with substance use can drop in with addiction and stimulant-related questions or brief de-identified challenging cases for discussion. Description BMC Grayken Center for Addiction TTA’s monthly virtual drop-in Office Hours are hour-long online open forum sessions where clinical providers and staff supporting those with substance use can drop in anytime with addiction and stimulant-related… Read more »

Recovery Coach Drop-in Forum

Sponsor: Grayken Center for Addiction Training and Technical Assistance A drop-in session for recovery coaches to discuss coaching and other topics related to substance use, recover, and coaching. This group is only open to recovery coaches or peer support specialists- please respect these requirements as this is a dedicated and protected space for those in the field needing support. Description This group is only open to recovery coaches or peer support specialists- please respect these… Read more »

Trans and Gender Diverse Folks and Substance Use Treatment: Foundations

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 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. For more information and to register click here

Family members and addiction treatment outcomes: Applying research to clinical practice

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 will highlight the importance of family and social support for people with SUD. The importance of evidence-based resources for families will be explained, and concrete and simple changes to current models of addiction treatment to engage the family will be introduced. For more information and to register click here

Long-Acting Injectable Buprenorphine Treatments for Opioid Use Disorder

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

Recovery Coach Drop-in Forum

Sponsor: Grayken Center for Addiction Training and Technical Assistance A drop-in session for recovery coaches to discuss coaching and other topics related to substance use, recover, and coaching. This group is only open to recovery coaches or peer support specialists- please respect these requirements as this is a dedicated and protected space for those in the field needing support. Description This group is only open to recovery coaches or peer support specialists- please respect these… Read more »