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Friday, December 7, 2018 8:45 AM - 4:00 PM

WellSpan Philhaven Training Center
283 Butler Road
Mt. Gretna, PA 17064

Registration is required.
For More Information:
Deb Keltz 484-651-5654 dkeltz@caron.org
Sharon Czabafy, WellSpan/Philhaven 717-721-8790, ext. 5 sczabafy@wellspan.org

The Opioid Epidemic has impacted many lives, with over 2.1 million people suffering from an opioid use disorder and 116 people dying every day from opioid-related overdoses in 2016. Join Caron Treatment Centers and WellSpan/Philhaven for this informative workshop to learn more about what clinicians should know about the opioid-addicted patient and the evidence-based approaches to treating these individuals.

This workshop is designed for psychologists, social workers, mental health counselors and therapists.

Additional Information

Agenda:
8:00 - 8:45 a.m. Registration/Light breakfast
8:45 – 9:00 a.m. Welcome - WellSpan/Philhaven
9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Session 1: Neuroimaging and Neurofeedback in Addiction
Jonathan Harris, PhD - Corporate Director of Neurocognitive Services, Caron Treatment Centers
10:00 – 10:15 a.m. Break
10:15 – 11:45 a.m. Session 2: The Neurobiology of Addiction
Dean Drosnes, MD, FASAM - Associate Medical Director and Director of the Chronic Pain Program, Caron Treatment Centers
11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Lunch
12:30 – 2:00 p.m. Session 3: Navigating the Landscape of Opioid Treatment and Recovery
Kate Appleman, MA, CAADC, CSAT, CMAT, CCS - Senior Clinical Director of the Men’s Treatment Services, Caron Treatment Centers
2:00 – 2:15 p.m. Break
2:15 – 3:45 p.m. Session 4: Medication Assisted Treatment of the Opioid Addicted Patient
Dean Drosnes, MD, FASAM - Associate Medical Director and Director of the Chronic Pain Program, Caron Treatment Centers
3:45 – 4:00 p.m. Closing


Credits:
5.5 CME, APA and PCB credits available*


Sponsor:
Wellspan


*Continuing Education Credits
Psychologists, Social Workers and Counselors
This program is sponsored by WellSpan Philhaven, an approved sponsor for Continuing Education Credits by the American Psychological Association for psychologists. WellSpan Philhaven is approved by the American Psychologist Association to sponsor continuing education credits for psychologists. WellSpan Philhaven maintains responsibility for the program and its contents. This program is approved for four (4) APA continuing education credits.
WellSpan Philhaven has pre-approval from the Pennsylvania State Board of Social Work Examiners to sponsor continuing education credits to Pennsylvania Licensed Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapists, and Licensed Professional Counselors. WellSpan Philhaven maintains responsibility for this program.

Pennsylvania Certification Board for Drug & Alcohol Counselors
Philhaven has been designated by the Pennsylvania Certification Board for Drug & Alcohol Counselors as a pre-approved provider of professional continuing education for social workers (Section 47.36), Marriage and Family Therapists (Section 48.36) and Professional Counselors (Section 49.36) by the PA State Board of Social Workers, Marriage & Family Therapists and Professional Counselors. Please note: Participants must attend the entire session and complete an evaluation form in order to receive a Certificate of Completion.
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