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Frontiers in Addiction Treatment 2021
This course offers LIVE (in person) and LIVESTREAM attendance options.
November 12, 2021 - Live and Livestreaming - Central Time Zone
This course will provide an update for clinicians on the assessment and treatment of addictive disorders with an emphasis on the newest information relevant to practicing addiction treatment professionals. It will focus on the frontiers of evidence-based treatment of alcohol and drug use disorders in a range of treatment populations. Topics will range from assessment techniques to novel psychosocial and pharmacologic treatment interventions. This course will discuss the implications of co-morbid psychopathology on addiction recovery and new models of incorporation of psychologic and psychiatric interventions into primary and post-primary addiction treatment.
This course is designed for psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, licensed alcohol and drug counselors, as well as physicians and advanced practice providers in the areas of family medicine and internal medicine.
Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:
- Identify comorbid medical and physical consequences of chronic substance use
- Identify appropriate treatment options for individuals with chronic pain and substance use disorders
- Identify the appropriate utilization of genetics in understanding substance use disorders
- Identify evidence-based medication management for the treatment of substance use disorders
- Identify the latest advancements in the understanding and treatment of addictive disorders
Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.
All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this other activity (live and livestream) for a maximum of 8.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this activity for a maximum of 8.00 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Healthcare Professionals
A certificate of attendance will be provided to other healthcare professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.
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- 8.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 8.00 ANCC
- 8.00 Attendance