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Mindfulness Meditation: A Treatment for Many Ills
Presenter: Brian Meyers, PhD
This presentation will review what is known about mindfulness as a psychotherapeutic treatment, including what problems it treats effectively.
Motivational Interviewing: What It Is and What It Is Not
This online primer provides an overview to the evidence-based clinical method of communication, Motivational Interviewing (MI). This course explores what defines MI and its underlying spirit, structure, and principles.
Neurobiology and the Intersection of Substance Use and Mental Health
Presenter: Petros Levounis, MD, MA
This course will review the current research on the intersection of substance use and mental health, starting with a review of research on the neurobiology of substance use disorder, followed by substance specific trainings and a look at specific case examples. 6 contact hours
Neurobiology of Addiction
Presenter: Petros Levounis, MD
This course describes the fundamental model of the neurobiology of addiction, including the addition of newer concepts such as motivational circuitry and anti-reward pathways. (1.5 contact hours)
Opioids and the Brain: What Can Go Wrong!
What happens to the brain when opioids are introduced? Where does the euphoria come from and why does it become something else over time? This brief, self-directed online course addresses these questions and more.
Opioids: A Problem of Epidemic Proportions
This brief, self-directed online course describes the opioids taken in overdose, discusses the evolution of the opioid epidemic, reviews statistics, and discusses the presentation and management of opioid overdose.
Pharmacists: Vital Members of the Healthcare Team
This brief, self-directed online course explores the contributions of the pharmacist and the supporting evidence and impact the pharmacist has on patient care.
Polypharmacy, Opioids and Benzodiazepines
What is polypharmacy, and what are the impacts of polypharmacy on patient care and quality of life? This course will address this and review management strategies for polypharmacy, especially involving opioids and benzodiazepines.
Primary Prevention and Building Resilience
This course provides an overview of the foundation science of substance use prevention.