Guide for Opioid Use Disorder - Jackson

Course Description:


A text that provides comprehensive guidance to all aspects of the opioid epidemic, starting with a discussion of the neuroscience of substance use disorders.


Course Goals:

1.) Gain the most current information, science, and best practices which provides healthcare professional ;

2.) Understand practical, concrete advice for: Using a patient friendly screening process;

3.) Develop brief intervention skills;

4.) Provide an explanation of the various opioid use disorder treatment options;

5.) Learn how to aid in an opioid overdose rescue;

6.) Understand how to work with pregnant and postpartum women

with substance use disorders and their infants.