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Treating Substance Use Disorders in Older Adults

September 19 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Throughout the United States, an estimated 1-2 million older adults are in need of substance use disorders (SUD) treatment. This presentation addresses evidence-based best practices for treating older adults with substance use disorder.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  • Identify commonly used drugs for older adults and the risk associated with these substances.
  • Describe logistical differences in treating and responding to older adults with SUD.
  • Present affective treatment strategies for treating older adults.

Details

Date:
September 19
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://attcnetwork.org/centers/great-lakes-attc/event/treating-substance-use-disorders-older-adults

Venue

Webinar

Organizer

Addiction Technology Transfer Center Network (ATTC)
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