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July 2021

Youth Opioid Response (YOR) California Learning Collaborative (Day 2)

July 28 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm PDT

The second Learning Collaborative meeting of YOR California will be held virtually on July 27 - 28, 2021 via Zoom. This meeting is designed for grantee project staff and their partners (up to 6 participants per grantee). The Virtual Learning Collaborative features: Plenary and workshop sessions highlighted by presentations from leading subject matter experts designed to support your project implementation. Project progress updates. This event is by invitation only. Email Deb Werner at Advocates for Human Potential for any questions: dwerner@ahpnet.com.

Colliding Crises: Connecting the Dots between Overdose Prevention and Adverse Childhood Experiences

July 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am PDT

Adverse Childhood Experiences, or ACEs, are shown to increase the risk of chronic health conditions including substance use disorder. These ACES, frequently experienced as “trauma” in early childhood, can have a profound impact on one’s health. Fortunately, there is growing recognition that a trauma-informed approach can help individuals, organizations and systems better serve those living with addiction. Join us for a conversation with a researcher and practitioner about the link between ACEs and substance use. We will explore specific partnership…

August 2021

Meet the Partner Special Series: Saving Lives with Trauma Informed Practice – Session 3

August 4 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm PDT

Substance use and trauma are intrinsically linked, with other mental health disorders often co-occurring with substance use disorder. Join us for the third and final session of this 3-part special webinar series with S. Brooke Briggance, Program Director for the Cypress Resilience Project and a Certified Trainer in Trauma Informed Systems and Practice, about the role a Trauma Informed Practice can play in overdose prevention, how to partner effectively, and what strategies look like in action. Session 3 will be…

Meet the Partner: Saving Lives by Understanding the Role of Pediatricians in Treating Adolescent Substance Use

August 10 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm PDT

Adolescence is a time of uncertainty, when young people are establishing their independence and discovering their place in the world. Because of the challenges posed by the cognitive and developmental changes that mark adolescence, treatment for adolescent substance use requires a distinctive approach. Understanding the role of the pediatrician in linking children and adolescents to clinical and behavioral health treatment, partnering with families, and linking to public health systems can play a meaningful role in supporting overdose prevention. Join us…

Provider Support Initiative Webinar Series

August 10 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PDT
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An event every month that begins at 12:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 15, 2021

The Provider Support Initiative (PSI) monthly webinars occur on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month 12-1PM (PT). The objective of this webinar series is to elevate evidence based clinical practices to prescribe buprenorphine for opioid use disorder and address management of complex patients with co-occurring disorders, co-morbidities, and/or co-occurring substance use. Content will address stimulants (methamphetamine and cocaine) and fentanyl and include an emphasis to improve care for vulnerable priority populations (including but not limited to youth, American…

Overview of Tribal/Urban Indian Health System – NorCal Session

August 12 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am PDT

Access to health care is essential for people to achieve positive health outcomes. The Indian Health Service (IHS) is an agency within the Department of Health and Human Services that is responsible for providing federal health services to American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/AN). For AI/AN in California, accessing high quality, culturally appropriate care is critical to the well-being of individuals and communities. This 2-hour training is an introduction for providers not familiar with IHS programs and services available to…

Overview of Tribal/Urban Indian Health System – Sacramento/Capital Session

August 19 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm PDT

Access to health care is essential for people to achieve positive health outcomes. The Indian Health Service (IHS) is an agency within the Department of Health and Human Services that is responsible for providing federal health services to American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/AN). For AI/AN in California, accessing high quality, culturally appropriate care is critical to the well-being of individuals and communities. This 2-hour training is an introduction for providers not familiar with IHS programs and services available to…

MAT ECHO Clinic

August 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PDT
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An event every month that begins at 12:00 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until September 27, 2022

A one-hour clinic will be held every fourth Monday from 12-1pm PT. The purpose of this one-hour web training is to provide physicians, nurses, and other health care providers an opportunity to 1) learn about medications for addiction treatment (MAT) as well as evidence-based practices in treating patients with OUD and 2) participate in case-based learning focused on medication-assisted treatment. Featured Facilitators and Experts: Thomas E. Freese, PhD, Gloria Miele, PhD – UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs Cheryl Ho, MD…

Provider Support Initiative Webinar Series

August 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PDT
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An event every month that begins at 12:00 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until December 15, 2021

The Provider Support Initiative (PSI) monthly webinars occur on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month 12-1PM (PT). The objective of this webinar series is to elevate evidence based clinical practices to prescribe buprenorphine for opioid use disorder and address management of complex patients with co-occurring disorders, co-morbidities, and/or co-occurring substance use. Content will address stimulants (methamphetamine and cocaine) and fentanyl and include an emphasis to improve care for vulnerable priority populations (including but not limited to youth, American…

Overview of Tribal/Urban Indian Health System – Bay Area/Mid-State Session

August 25 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm PDT

Access to health care is essential for people to achieve positive health outcomes. The Indian Health Service (IHS) is an agency within the Department of Health and Human Services that is responsible for providing federal health services to American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/AN). For AI/AN in California, accessing high quality, culturally appropriate care is critical to the well-being of individuals and communities. This 2-hour training is an introduction for providers not familiar with IHS programs and services available to…

Overview of Tribal/Urban Indian Health System – SoCal Session

August 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm PDT

Access to health care is essential for people to achieve positive health outcomes. The Indian Health Service (IHS) is an agency within the Department of Health and Human Services that is responsible for providing federal health services to American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/AN). For AI/AN in California, accessing high quality, culturally appropriate care is critical to the well-being of individuals and communities. This 2-hour training is an introduction for providers not familiar with IHS programs and services available to…

September 2021

Provider Support Initiative Webinar Series

September 14 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PDT
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An event every month that begins at 12:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 15, 2021

The Provider Support Initiative (PSI) monthly webinars occur on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month 12-1PM (PT). The objective of this webinar series is to elevate evidence based clinical practices to prescribe buprenorphine for opioid use disorder and address management of complex patients with co-occurring disorders, co-morbidities, and/or co-occurring substance use. Content will address stimulants (methamphetamine and cocaine) and fentanyl and include an emphasis to improve care for vulnerable priority populations (including but not limited to youth, American…

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