Uncovering the Opioids Connection Through a Brain Injury Lens, Part 1, Webinar

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Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 11:00am to Thursday, June 24, 2021 - 4:50pm
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National Association of Head Injury Administrators (NASHIA) Invites You

Presenters: Anastasia Edmonston and Laura Bartolomei-Hill, Maryland Behavioral Health Administration 

Hear about lessons learned through Maryland’s collaboration with state and local public health and prevention professionals as well as the brain injury community to increase your awareness of the link between brain injury and opioid use. Specific strategies for collaboration with public health, including Local Overdose Fatality Review Teams (LODFRTs) and brain injury professionals, advocates and individuals living with brain injury will be shared. Harm Reduction theory, application and interventions will be discussed.

Part 2, November 18, 2020

CE hours are approved for Social Work, Certified Rehabilitation Counselors, and general certificates of attendance (2.25 hours if both webinars are attended).

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The Brain Injury Advisory Council is sponsored by Nebraska VR.

This project was supported, in part by grant number 90TBSG0036-01-00, from the U.S. Administration for Community Living, Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, D.C. 20201. Grantees undertaking projects under government sponsorship are encouraged to express freely their findings and conclusions. Points of view or opinions do not, therefore, necessarily represent official Administration for Community Living policy.