Early Recovery: Shifts in Focus

Online Course Evaluation – How it works:

  1. Scroll down to Lesson 1 in Course Content and click on Course Evaluation – Early Recovery: Shifts in Focus
  2. After you complete and submit the evaluation, return here and click the Mark Complete button. You will be able to download and print your certificate. The certificate will also be emailed to you as a PDF.

The early recovery period is critical to supporting ongoing recovery efforts. There are many pitfalls, with continued disruption of sleep, mood fluctuations and changing ways to care for yourself. Dr. Mandell will explore these areas providing tips about when and what might be helpful for pharmacological and treatment considerations.

Learning objectives:

Assist patients with identification of post-withdrawal symptoms and refer for management.
Provide patients with education and skills regarding affect management as it pertains to recovery.
Address within their scope of practice issues such as overall well-being and self-care including healthy nutrition and sleep hygiene.