January 2018

Society for Social Work and Research Conference

Location: Washington, D.C., United States

The Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR) Annual Conference offers a scientific programme that reflects a broad range of research interests, from workshops on the latest quantitative and qualitative research methodologies to symposia featuring studies in child welfare, aging, mental health, welfare reform, substance abuse, and HIV/AIDS. Over 500 symposia, workshop, roundtable, paper and poster presentations.

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Submitted onMonday 18th December 2017 - 10:25
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Reducing Alcohol-Impaired Driving Fatalities: Report Release

Location: Webinar, United States

On January 17, 2018 at 11:00am ET, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will release a report on how to accelerate progress to reduce alcohol-impaired driving fatalities. The report discusses which interventions are most promising to prevent injuries and deaths from alcohol-impaired driving as well as barriers to action and approaches to overcome them.

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Submitted onFriday 12th January 2018 - 20:24
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Public Health Consequences of E-Cigarettes: Report Release Webinar

Location: Washington DC, United States

Six members from the Committee on the Review of the Health Effects of Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will present the findings of the committee, which will be available online at 11 AM on January 23, 2018.

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Submitted onTuesday 9th January 2018 - 20:49
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Brief Intervention: Process and Techniques

Location: Webinar

This webinar will start by defining “brief intervention,” discussing where it can be used, and exploring the school of thought from which it was developed. The webinar will also cover the use of Substance and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral Treatment (SBIRT) protocol in performing brief intervention and how to use it in the counseling setting using one to three sessions.

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Submitted onThursday 4th January 2018 - 13:18
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PCSS Webinar: Improving Opioid Safety for Patients

Location: Webinar

Wednesday | January 24, 2018 

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EST

Presenter: Sharon Wrona, DNP, RN-BC, PNP, PMHS, AP-PMN, Nationwide Children's Hospital

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Submitted onThursday 11th January 2018 - 20:38
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