NCADD Tuerk Conference on Mental Health and Addiction Treatment - Maryland's Public Health Crisis
Maryland's Public Health Crisis
Objective: Upon completion participants will be able to:
Describe the current overdose crisis and effective treatment options.
Explain how to reverse an overdose with medication, and learn how to administer naloxone.
Identify resources available in Maryland for mental health and addiction treatment.
Describe the updates for the Medicaid Administration Service Organization (ASO) Neacon Health for behavioral health services in Maryland.
Describe the role of family members as a support in dealing with substance-use disorders and access to treatment.
Describe the current status of Medical Cannabis in Maryland.
Baltimore Convention Center
Course Director: Robert White, LCPC
Coordinator: Wanda Binns, L-CSW-C
Target Audience: Healthcare professionals of all disciplines, mental health and addiction professionals, criminal justice, recovering persons, family members and
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 6.00; Attendance - 6.00