This course will improve participantâ€™s awareness of, and hopefully receptivity to, using technology in clinical practice. Participants will explore research that identifies why Technology Assisted Care is effective. Materials covered will review some of the research collected for several different TAC interventions and how they can be used with fidelity as well as information on implementation and integration challenges such as cost, reimbursement, and security. Finally the course will demonstrate actual TAC interventions
This training will present facts regarding:the history of opioid treatment in the United States, changes in the laws regarding treatment of opioid addiction and the implications for the treatment system, how medication will benefit the delivery of opioid treatment and the types of medications used to treat opioid use disorder.
This workshop provides an overview of Motivational Interviewing. It is designed to familiarize participants with the spirit, skills, and strategies of the model, and equip them to use those elements to begin work in this evidence-based practice. Methods used will include lecture and discussion, live and videotaped demonstration and coached practice. Motivational Interviewing is a person-centered, directional method of conversation that engages a personâ€™s internal motivation to make positive changes in their lives. This evidence-based approach focuses on partnering with the person and drawing on their experiences and wisdom to develop reasons for change and strategies to achieve it.