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[IN-PERSON TRAINING] Opioid Overdose Rescue & Prevention (CEUs)

November 19 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

9:30am – Check-in
10am – Training Begins


Opioid Overdose Rescue (Part 1)

Participants will learn about opioids and risk factors for overdose. They will then explore strategies for rescues and practice using scenarios.

Learning Objectives:

  • Name 5 risk factors for opioid overdoses
  • Distinguish between someone who is really high versus overdosing
  • Describe how to assess for opioid overdose
  • Explain how naloxone works to reverse opioid overdoses
  • Practice overdose response and how to administer naloxone

Opioid Overdose Prevention (Part 2)

Participants will explore strategies to address the risks of overdose with a harm reduction approach. The scenario-based training providers opportunities for discussion and practice about issues of safety, grief, and moving towards behavior change.

Learning Objectives:

  • Name 2-3 principles of harm reduction
  • Describe 4-5 different harm reduction strategies
  • Explore the stages of change framework and how it can influence change talk/behavior
  • Practice safety planning strategies
  • Name 2-3 precautions to improve program safety


Continuing education units (CEUs) will be offered in partnership with Adcare Educational Institute.

For questions about this training, please contact Michael Leonard at [email protected].

For questions about CEUs, please contact Emelie Trayah at [email protected].


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November 19
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
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