Loading Events

ORN Virtual Learning Cohort: Advancing Harm Reduction Approaches (1 Hour Training)

  • This event has passed.
Date May 29, 2024
Time 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT

Free training!

Faces & Voices of Recovery invites the recovery community to a FREE virtual training sponsored by the Opioid Response Network.

Participants will be introduced to the principles of harm reduction and given the basic skills to help individuals understand the spectrum of positive and negative effects of drugs, process addictions and compulsive behaviors and their impact. Skills and techniques will be practiced through role-play, examples, and peer feedback including attainable goal progression, treatment readiness, motivational change, and maintenance of behavior change. A special section will concentrate on Medicated Assisted Treatment as a pathway of recovery.