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February Trainings

The link to register for February trainings is: http://bit.ly/34yrX7l

Intersection of Opioid Use Disorder and Social Work Practice (2 Category I CEUs)

A basic overview of Opioid Use Disorder and Medication Assisted Treatment is provided.  Etiology and diagnostic criteria will be covered, as well as basic information about medication assisted treatment options.  Stigma and the challenges a person diagnosed with the disorder faces will also be explored. 

Competent SW Practice with Clients Diagnosed with OUD (2 Category I CEUs)

A deeper look at best practices from SAMSHA and levels of treatment from the American Society of Addiction Medicine is provided.  The role of Adverse Childhood Experiences will be explored as well as public health approaches, including prevention strategies, harm reduction and overdose response.  

 February 4, 2020

 Intersection of Opioid Use Disorder and SW Practice

 Logan Area Public Library

 16 Wildcat Way, Logan, WV 25601

9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Competent SW Practice with Clients Diagnosed with OUD

 Logan Area Public Library

16 Wildcat Way, Logan, WV 25601

12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.


February 6, 2020

Intersection of Opioid Use Disorder and SW Practice

Fayette DHHR Office

1400 Virginia Street Oak Hill, WV 25901

9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

 Competent SW Practice with Clients Diagnosed with OUD

Fayette DHHR Office

1400 Virginia Street Oak Hill, WV 25901

12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.


February 11, 2020

 Intersection of Opioid Use Disorder and SW Practice

Kanawha-Charleston Health Department

108 Lee St E, Charleston, WV 25301

9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Competent SW Practice with Clients Diagnosed with OUD

Kanawha-Charleston Health Department

108 Lee St E, Charleston, WV 25301

12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.


February 13, 2020

Intersection of Opioid Use Disorder and SW Practice

 Parkersburg & Wood County Library

3100 Emerson Ave, Parkersburg, WV 26104

10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Competent SW Practice with Clients Diagnosed with OUD

Parkersburg & Wood County Library

3100 Emerson Ave, Parkersburg, WV 26104

1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.


February 18, 2020

Intersection of Opioid Use Disorder and SW Practice

Tucker County Senior Center

217 Senior Ln, Parsons, WV 26287

3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Competent SW Practice with Clients Diagnosed with OUD

Tucker County Senior Center

217 Senior Ln, Parsons, WV 26287

6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

March Trainings

The link to register for March trainings is:  http://bit.ly/2S9Z0f3

Intersection of Opioid Use Disorder and Social Work Practice (2 Category I CEUs)

A basic overview of Opioid Use Disorder and Medication Assisted Treatment is provided.  Etiology and diagnostic criteria will be covered, as well as basic information about medication assisted treatment options.  Stigma and the challenges a person diagnosed with the disorder faces will also be explored. 

Competent SW Practice with Clients Diagnosed with OUD (2 Category I CEUs)

A deeper look at best practices from SAMSHA and levels of treatment from the American Society of Addiction Medicine is provided.  The role of Adverse Childhood Experiences will be explored as well as public health approaches, including prevention strategies, harm reduction and overdose response.  

March 4, 2020

Intersection of Opioid Use Disorder and SW Practice  
Brooke County Public Library 
945 Main Street, Wellsburg, WV 26070 
10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 

Competent SW Practice with Clients Diagnosed with OUD  
Brooke County Public Library 
945 Main Street, Wellsburg, WV 26070 
1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. 

March 24, 2020  

Intersection of Opioid Use Disorder and SW Practice  
Braxton County DHHR Office (Room 2)  
3708 Sutton Lane Sutton, WV 26601 
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 

Competent SW Practice with Clients Diagnosed with OUD  
Braxton County DHHR Office (Room 2) 
3708 Sutton Lane Sutton, WV 26601 
1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.