Total CE Credit Hours: 4.5
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102854
About the Course:
This course examines strategies for addressing the opioid epidemic. It is multifaceted and explains strategies at various levels of government and settings. It includes: the nature of the evidence, the need for a systems approach, strategies for restricting both supply and demand, strategies for influencing prescribing practices, strategies for reducing harm, and summary and conclusions.
This course is based on the reading-based online article, Evidence on Strategies for Addressing the Opioid Epidemic created by Richard J. Bonnie in 2017.
Course Material Author
Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.
Acknowledge the need for a systems approach.
Identify strategies for reducing supply, demand, and harm.
Summarize the effective means to implement strategies at various levels.
The test only covers Chapter 5 of this document.
References begin on page 343
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