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MAT as Overdose Prevention Training
August 26, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pmFree
MAT as Overdose Prevention Training – 3 CEUs in Mentoring/Education Domain.
This is a 3 hour training produced by Maryland Department of Health Regrounding Our Response team.
You will need to download the Zoom app prior to the training, as well as needing to have a working camera and microphone on a laptop or tablet. Celllphones are not acceptable for this training.
The training is a combination of slides, interactive discussions as well as break out sessions.
- Participants will be able to explain how medications for addiction treatment (MAT) prevent and reduce opioid overdose
- This training will raise participants awareness of opioid addiction as a chronic disease
- Participants will be able to have a better understanding of the barriers to accessing medications for opioid use disorder
- Participants will learn how MAT(MOUD’s) can be used as a Harm Reduction Strategy to prevent overdose.
Please download Zoom before the training. To register for this training, please go to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mat-as-overdose-prevention-tickets-371546855647