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June 2022

MAT ECHO Clinic

June 27 @ 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…

July 2022

988 is Coming: How to Align Efforts and Leverage America’s New Hotline to Prevent Overdose

July 13 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm PDT

On July 16, a new national hotline will be in place to help respond to mental health emergencies. Rather than calling 911, people can dial 988 to connect directly to a crisis counselor. But are we prepared? In California, efforts are being made to strengthen regional dispatching units who will answer and respond, and communities are having conversations about activating direct responses including mobile mental health units. This webinar will focus on identifying opportunities to align your work with the…

MAT ECHO Clinic

July 25 @ 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…

August 2022

Tribal Urban/Indian Provider Training: Addressing Cultural Identity in Substance Use Treatment among American Indians / Alaska Natives – NorCal

August 1 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm PDT

Integrating culture into clinical practice can increase treatment engagement and success, especially in AI/AN communities. Treatment providers can improve clinical engagement and outcomes by determining an individual’s level of acculturation and adapting treatment strategies, accordingly, including making referrals to culturally based practices. This two-hour interactive webinar will identify cultural traditions of AI/AN people to consider in treatment. The presenters will review an acculturation scale that providers can use to start a conversation about culture. Attendees will have an opportunity to…

Tribal Urban/Indian Provider Training: Addressing Cultural Identity in Substance Use Treatment among American Indians / Alaska Natives – Sacramento Capital

August 2 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am PDT

Integrating culture into clinical practice can increase treatment engagement and success, especially in AI/AN communities. Treatment providers can improve clinical engagement and outcomes by determining an individual’s level of acculturation and adapting treatment strategies, accordingly, including making referrals to culturally based practices. This two-hour interactive webinar will identify cultural traditions of AI/AN people to consider in treatment. The presenters will review an acculturation scale that providers can use to start a conversation about culture. Attendees will have an opportunity to…

Tribal Urban/Indian Provider Training: Addressing Cultural Identity in Substance Use Treatment among American Indians / Alaska Natives – Bay Area/Mid State

August 2 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm PDT

Integrating culture into clinical practice can increase treatment engagement and success, especially in AI/AN communities. Treatment providers can improve clinical engagement and outcomes by determining an individual’s level of acculturation and adapting treatment strategies, accordingly, including making referrals to culturally based practices. This two-hour interactive webinar will identify cultural traditions of AI/AN people to consider in treatment. The presenters will review an acculturation scale that providers can use to start a conversation about culture. Attendees will have an opportunity to…

Tribal Urban/Indian Provider Training: Addressing Cultural Identity in Substance Use Treatment among American Indians / Alaska Natives – SoCal

August 4 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm PDT

Integrating culture into clinical practice can increase treatment engagement and success, especially in AI/AN communities. Treatment providers can improve clinical engagement and outcomes by determining an individual’s level of acculturation and adapting treatment strategies, accordingly, including making referrals to culturally based practices. This two-hour interactive webinar will identify cultural traditions of AI/AN people to consider in treatment. The presenters will review an acculturation scale that providers can use to start a conversation about culture. Attendees will have an opportunity to…

Drug Impairment Intervention Training

August 11 - August 12
Sacramento, California + Google Map

With approximately 118,000 individuals enrolling in Driving-Under-the-Influence (DUI) programs annually, there is an opportunity to expand intervention and outreach amongst offenders with underlying opioid use disorder (OUD) and/or substance use disorder (SUD). In addition to DUI programs serving as intervention programs, others working in and around the SUD field with the knowledge and ability to promptly recognize drug impairment are at a greater advantage to provide those at-risk with an opportunity for immediate intervention and direction to appropriate services to…

Naloxone Supply in California

August 16 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm PDT

Recently, California coalitions and organizations working in overdose prevention have been affected by ongoing naloxone shortages. Join us for an informative session led by Matt Curtis, a Harm Reduction Specialist at the California Department of Public Health.   The session will cover why there have been supply shortages of naloxone, how the state is working to address this issue, and provide updates on injectable naloxone options and availability. Spread the word and register today!

MAT ECHO Clinic

August 22 @ 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…

September 2022

MAT ECHO Clinic

September 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

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…

Five Tips for Leveraging Local Overdose Data to Make a Case to Your Community

September 29 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm PDT

Overdose coalitions across California are harnessing wide-ranging data related to overdose, not only to inform coalition decision-making but also to help make a persuasive case to audiences they need to reach, such as schools, parents, elected officials, and health care providers.   During this webinar, we’ll take a look at the presentations, fact sheets, and data stories that coalitions have built to educate community members about overdose and to advocate for supportive policies. The session will be led by Andy…

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