Total CE Credit Hours: 1.75
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102920
About the Course:
This course examines how the opioid crisis is impacting the Hispanic/Latino population. It includes: contextual issues related to opioid misuse and OUD in Hispanic/Latino communities, highlights of the national data, pain management, sociocultural factors associated with accessing services, strategies to address opioid misuse and OUD in Hispanic/Latino Communities, standard treatment, and community-informed strategies to address opioid misuse and OUD in Hispanic/Latino communities.
This course is based on the article, The Opioid Crisis and the Hispanic Latino Population-An Urgent Issue created by Victoria Chau, MPH et al in 2020.
Course Material Author
Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.
Acknowledge the significantly higher rate of opioid use and misuse in the Hispanic/Latino community.
Identify barriers to treatment.
Summarize ways to better engage the Hispanic/Latino population in treatment.
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