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Assessment and Management of Addictions

Summary

Do you have patients struggling with substance abuse? Are you a health care professional in need of the knowledge to better understand substance use disorders you find in your setting? This is the conference for you!

Join us for a day focused on substance abuse and addictions with overviews and updates to keep you in-the-know. Learn about different disorders affecting your patients, how to screen for these disorders, and when to refer your patients for treatment. You will receive hands-on training in using and implementing SBIRT (Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral To Treatment) and motivational interviewing.

You will leave with a better understanding of:

  • Substance use disorders you may see in your clinical setting
  • Treatments available for substance use disorders
  • Using SBIRT for assessment and motivational interviewing

5.75 ANCC Contact Hours available
1.5 of the 5.75 hours qualify as Pharmacotherapeutic hours

RNs register early for the JMJ scholarship price, funds are limited.  


Sigma Theta Tau International, Alpha Alpha chapter from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the Pi Sigma chapter from North Carolina Central University, is sponsoring $50 registration fees for their members. Seats are limited for this sponsorship. Please have your STTI membership number when registering. Register early while funds last!


You may qualify for both JMJ and Sigma Theta Tau while funds are available. Select "STTI Alpha Alpha" or "STTI Pi Sigma" from the drop down menu when registering. Your reduced rated will be applied at registration.  

HRSA Grant Support

Psych This conference is supported in part by a grant from the Department of Healthand Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration, the Bureau of Health Professions, Division of Nursing, Advanced Education in Nursing Program and Governor’s Institute on Substance Abuse and Psych NP-NC: IEPIC, Victoria Soltis-Jarrett, PhD, PMHCNS/NP-BC, FAANP (Project Director)

HRSA ANE Grant D09HP25939

Accreditation Statement

 The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Nursing is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education (CNE) by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation (ANCC).

The Center for Lifelong Learning reserves the right to make changes to a program's content or speakers, as well as cancel programs due to low enrollment or in case of emergency conditions, such as inclement weather.

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