SAMHSA Webinar: Youth Opioid Addiction: What Preventionists Need to Know

Young people are disproportionately affected by the current opioid epidemic, with catastrophic consequences for youth and their families.This presentation will provide an overview of central topics, including: prevention of progression to opioid use through treatment of other substance use disorders (primarily cannabis and alcohol); developmentally specific approaches to treatment of adolescents and young adults with opioid addiction; use of relapse prevention medication (MAT) in youth; and the role of families.

Jan 31 2020, 12:30pm - 2:30pm EST
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