PCSS Webinar: 'Recovery Support for Young People with Opioid Use Disorders'

webinar, United States,

Register now at: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/280338473972824577

Tuesday | November 27, 2018 | 12:00 - 1:00 pm ET

Presenter: Amy Yule, MD; Medical Director, Addiction Recovery Management Service at Massachusetts General Hospital; Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Sponsor: American Psychiatric Association (APA)

About the webinar: This presentation will review recovery supports in addition to medication that can be considered as part of the treatment plan for young people with an opioid use disorder. These treatment components include: family involvement, school-based recovery programs, and mutual help groups.

Educational objectives: At the conclusion of this activity participants should be able to: 

  • Identify family-based interventions for adolescents with substance use disorders;
  • Describe school-based recovery programs for young people with substance use disorders;
  • Describe the research regarding participation in mutual help groups among young people with substance use disorders.

Accreditation statement:

The American Psychiatric Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation statement:

The American Psychiatric Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 (one) AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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