August 17, 2018

Sponsored by American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry

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Brian Fuehrlein, MD, PhD | Director, Psychiatric Emergency Room, VA, Connecticut and Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Yale University

Module Description
Introduces evidence-based clinical practices of pharmacotherapy and behavioral treatments for substance use disorders. Off label medications and psychosocial support programs are also discussed.

Educational Objectives

  • Identify the primary medications in the treatment of alcohol use disorder
  • Define the primary medications in the treatment of opioid use disorder
  • Describe the primary options for psychosocial treatment and support

Note: This online module is NOT designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.