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Harm Reduction and Basic Practices Training

April 5, 2022 @ 9:00 am - April 6, 2022 @ 12:30 pm


Introduction to Harm Reduction and Basic Practices

Overview: Participants will learn about the principles that reduce the harm of drug use and risky behaviors to promote intervention, prevention and access to health care.  This training will explore safer injection practices, safer use supplies and overdose education.
**We would like everyone to know the subjects we will be talking about may be triggering some individuals.  Topics will include safe injection practices, handling of injection materials and other Harm Reduction practices.**

Training Dates and Time:  April 5-6, 2022  from 9:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. each day.

Location: Virtual

Instructors: Erin Woodie, CPRS, RPS, CHW, Chief Operations Officer, Voices of Hope Inc., Elkton,  Maryland and Aaron Wright ,CPRS, RPS, CHW, Program Director, Voices of Hope Inc., Elkton, Maryland.

Costs: No Cost

CEUs: 6 CEUs in the following domains: 3 CEUs in Advocacy and  3 CEUs in Mentoring and Education.

To Take This Training You Will Need-
1. A laptop or table that has a camera
2. Camera must be “on” during training
3. A strong Internet connection
4. Laptop must be fully charged or plugged into the electric outlet
5. A quiet space that provides privacy for you and other members attending the training.
6. All materials (participant handouts which you will be emailed to you) extra pens, etc. to make this an effective work environment for you.

Additional Information- After you are registered and confirmed for the training, we will provide you a link and any other additional instructions you may need to join this training.

Register:   https://ww2.eventrebels.com/er/Registration/RegistrationForm.jsp?ActivityID=40255&ItemID=132915

Questions? Please email: Linda Oney at loney@som.umaryland.edu.


April 5, 2022 @ 9:00 am
April 6, 2022 @ 12:30 pm


University of Maryland Training Center


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