520 N. Delaware Ave • Philadelphia, PA 19123 • 215-923-2116 • fax: 215-923-5169

Cost: 
FREE

This is a 2 day Webinar. Each session runs from 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

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(2 DAY WEBINAR) Brain Injury Association of Pa presents: Opioid Addiction and Brain Injury

CE Type: 
SW
PCB
# of CE's: 
4.0

About This Course

The training course will assist substance treatment providers to better understand how cognitive impairments associated with brain injury interact with treatment for opioid misuse. This high-level course is geared towards Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Social Workers, Licensed Professional Counselors and Addictions Counselors. Course topics include: Brain Basics and the Toxic Brain; Understanding the Effects of Pathology; Cognitive, Emotional and Behavioral Techniques for Treating Persons with Co-Occurring Opioid Use Disorder and Brain Injury;  and he Integration of Client Needs, Resources and Funding.

Learning Objectives: 

1. Describe the types and epidemiology of brain injury
2. Describe screening tools to identify traumatic and non-traumatic brain injury
3. Describe how memory and executive functioning impairments impact substance misuse treatment
4. Describe the unique needs of individuals with brain injury as they impact treatment

Intended Audience: 

Substance Use Providers

Instructional Level: 

Introductory

Completion Requirements: 

Attend both sessions, complete session, and complete post-training survey

Credit Statements: 

SW and PCB CEU Credits will be provided by BIAPA