North York, Ontario
November 14-18, 2016
Co-hosted by the Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario (RNAO) and the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA), this interactive conference is designed for nurses and other health-care professionals who want to increase their knowledge and build capacity when engaging with clients and families who use substances.
It will provide foundational concepts related to assessment and evidence-based interventions. Key concepts include:
- Addiction theory
- Foundational concepts to care
- Screening and brief intervention
- Comprehensive assessment
- Harm reduction
- Motivational interviewing
- Current trends among specific populations
For more information and registration, visit http://rnao.ca/events/addressing-continuum-substance-use-institute.