Substance Abuse Class 3: Effective Screening, Assessment, and Intervention

Learn the major signs and symptoms of substance abuse with an overview of the differences among men, women, adolescents, and elderly abusers. Become familiar with screening and assessment tools, medical interventions, and common co-occurring disorders. Part of the Substance Abuse Certificate Program.

At a glance

What: Substance Abuse Class 3: Effective Screening, Assessment, and Intervention

When: T, Oct 13, 9am-4pm

Where: Pyle Center, 702 Langdon St, Madison, WI

Cost: $140

Continuing education credit: 6 hours (0.6 CEUs)

Instructor: Tami Bahr

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608-262-2451
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For additional information, contact Flo Hilliard: 608-265-2679


Level

Beginning to advanced

Learning objectives

  • List the physical, psychological, social, and behavioral indicators of substance-use disorders.
  • Identify which screening and assessment instruments are most effective in what settings.
  • Demonstrate how to work effectively with the most common co-occurring diagnoses.
  • Summarize the medication interventions that are available.