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MAT Overdose Prevention Training
November 30 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pmFree
This is a 3 hour virtual training produced by Maryland Department of Health Regrounding Our Response team. This training will give you 3 CEUs in the Advocacy domain towards Peer Recovery Specialist certification.
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.
If you would like to register for this training please register at this link: https://www.eventbrite.