FREE TRAINING—NORA Training Institute Presents:

Understanding Recovery Housing and Opioid Use Disorder

Calling all Recovery House Operators, Recovery Community, Clinicians, Peer Support Specialist, Law Enforcement, and Community Stakeholders.

Course Objective

Understanding Recovery Housing & Opioid Use Disorder module is six hours and will assist recovery housing operators in increasing their knowledge on local and national statistics on Opiate epidemic as well as raise their awareness on medication-assisted treatment (MAT) medication. This course will assist recovery housing operators the ability to understand how to assist someone with an opiate use disorder by understanding the difference between signs and symptoms, withdrawal symptoms and how to tell the difference between mental illness symptoms.

This course will also look into how to assist recovery housing operators with understanding some best practices when it comes to integrating MAT and psychotropic medication in the homes and ethic ethical boundaries when it comes to a person relapse. The course will end with providing some community resources to assist in case someone relapse within the recovery home.

Course Presentation Syllabus

Learning Objectives:

  • To Learn Statistics Locally and Nationally on Opiates
  • To Understand the Difference between sign/symptoms, withdrawal symptoms and mental health illness
  • Learn About Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT)
  • Understand best practices for Integrating MAT & Psychotropic Medications within Recovery Home
  • To learn ethical boundaries when it comes to addressing relapse
  • Learn Resources Available locally
  • 6 Continuing Education Credits

    Dec. 11th, 2019 | 9AM-4PM
    The P.E.E.R. Center
    860-866 W. Broad, Columbus Oh 43204

    Contact: Jackie Doodley


    Feb. 13, 2020 | 9AM-4PM
    Robinson Theater, North Hall
    Edison State Community College
    1973 Edison Drive Piqua, OH 45356

    Contact: Beth Adkins
    937-335-7727 ext 203


    Jan. 16, 2020 | 9AM-4PM
    ADAMHSCC Board
    2012 W. 25th Street, 6th floor

    Regina Spicer
    (216) 241-3400 ext. 734


    Jan. 23, 2020 | 9AM-4PM
    Mental Health & Recovery Services Board of Lucas County
    701 Adams Street, Suite 800 Toledo, OH 43604
    Phone: 419-213-4240


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