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Addressing Substance Use Workshop (Level 1)

August 10, August 26, September 14, 2018 Hamilton, Chatham, & Woodstock

Addressing Substance Use Workshop (Level 1)
Hosted by the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario

About this Event:

This free one-day workshop is for nurses and health professionals who want a fundamental understanding of how to work with clients who use substances.

Workshop Objectives:

  • review and identify the recommendations as outlined in RNAO’s Engaging Clients who use Substances best practice guideline
  • state the major components of the Toolkit: Implementation of Clinical Best Practice Guidelines and learn effective guideline implementation strategies
  • develop knowledge and skills in the area of substance use
  • identify SBIRT (Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment) resources to support clients who use substances
  • discover the role of the champion, and engage in networking opportunities
  • increase awareness of available addiction and mental health resources

If you have questions contact: Kyle Dieleman, Project Coordinator.

Hamilton
Friday, August 10, 2018
8:30am-4:30pm
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Woodstock
Friday, August 26, 2018
8:30am-4:00pm
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Chatham
Friday, September 14, 2018
8:30am-4:00pm
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