Helpline Champions Workshops Session 2: Community Mapping & Outreach/Approaches/Strategies

Virtual

Being a Helpline Champion is a great way to take concrete action to help those impacted by substance use in your community. We invite folks who are committed to changing how we talk about, think about, and support those who have substance use disorders to join the Helpline Champion community. Helpline Champions volunteer in their

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PEER Supervision

Virtual

Faces & Voices of Recovery invites professionals in the state of Illinois to a FREE virtual training. In conjunction with the Illinois Department of Human Services we bring you this training on Peer Supervision. This training and workshop will give you the framework you need to know to become an effective supervisor. All tools and systems given in

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Adolescent and Opioid Addiction

Virtual

Jennifer Kershaw Jensen, MSN, APRN-NP, CPNP is a Nurse Practitioner in The Potocsnak Family Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine at Lurie Children's Hospital. Her clinical areas of expertise include substance use prevention and treatment as well as care for LGBTQ+ identified youth.   Learning Objectives:  Attendees will be able to identify risk factors

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Xylazine Trainings

Virtual

Description This training will provide knowledge regarding Xylazine, a CNS depressant, which has been linked to an increasing number of overdose deaths in the US. This training will discuss the physiologic effects of Xylazine, manifestations of Xylazine intoxication, overdose, communicable infections associated with Xylazine use, and wound care for persons injecting Xylazine. Intended audience Providers, nurses, counselors, and

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IPHCA Half and Half X-Waiver Training: 4 Hour Live Interaction

Virtual

Course Objectives: Screen and identify patients with OUD and define evidence-based treatments. Discuss the pharmacology of opioids as it relates to treatment of opioid use disorder (OUD) patients. Describe the fundamentals of office-based opioid treatment including the treatment of the co-morbid patient. Explain the process of buprenorphine induction as well as stabilization and maintenance. Discuss

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Assisting the Re-entry Community

Virtual

Faces & Voices of Recovery invites professionals in the state of Illinois to a FREE training. In conjunction with the Illinois Department of Human Services we are proud to offer this training session aimed at explaining the challenges faced by those in the Re-entry community. For many, incarceration can be a deeply traumatic experience. Often those exiting

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