Recovery Support for Young People with Opioid Use Disorders

November 27, 2018

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Presenter(s): Amy Yule, MD; Medical Director, Addiction Recovery Management Service at Massachusetts General Hospital; Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

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Webinar description: This presentation will review recovery supports in addition to medication that can be considered as part of the treatment plan for young people with an opioid use disorder. These treatment components include: family involvement, school-based recovery programs, and mutual help groups.

Educational objectives:

  • Identify family-based interventions for adolescents with substance use disorders;
  • Describe school-based recovery programs for young people with substance use disorders;
  • Describe the research regarding participation in mutual help groups among young people with substance use disorders.

Accreditation statement:
The American Psychiatric Association (APA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation statement:
American Psychiatric Association (APA) designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 (one) AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Details

Date:
November 27
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Event Category:

Other

Presenter
Amy Yule, MD; Medical Director, Addiction Recovery Management Service at Massachusetts General Hospital; Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Time Zone
ET