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Addressing the Opioid Overdose Crisis: Supporting Those on the Front Lines of an Epidemic
April 5, 2016 . 8:30 am - 4:30 pm$60
Participants in this training will explore the impact of the recent opioid crisis on substance use disorder treatment professionals and others on the front line of the crisis. Participants will be given the opportunity to share how the crisis has affected them and how they have coped. Particular emphasis will be placed on identifying helpful coping strategies using group discussion and case reviews.
- Describe secondary trauma.
- Describe symptoms of secondary trauma.
- Demonstrate how to assess for secondary trauma among mental health counselors.
- Identify ways of managing secondary stress among mental health counselors.