This activity is designed to change: Competence, Performance, Patient Outcome. 4 hr(s)
After completing this activity participants will be able to:
- Select and utilize tobacco, alcohol, and drug use screening tools with patients.
- Perform brief interventions for tobacco and substance use problems with patients.
- To utilize basic motivational interviewing techniques to motivate people having substance use problems to change behaviors in order to improve health.
- Refer patients to the appropriate type of substance abuse treatment center and/or specialist
- Follow-up with and reassess patients who receive treatment for substance abuse or tobacco use
- Apply the SBIRT approach to substance use problems at a comprehensive and integrated level by individualizing screening, brief interventions, and referral for different patients.
Modules in this Training Activity
Audience and Accreditation
Audience: Students and Community Organizations in the Health Profession
A letter of completion for 4 hours is available for non-physicians.
A score of 70% on the post-test is required to complete the activity.
Initial development of this activity was supported by a contract from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (#HHSN271200800038C).
As an ACCME accredited provider of continuing medical education, Clinical Tools, Inc.requires everyone who is in a position to control the content of an educational activity to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest to the provider. The ACCME defines ‘relevant’ financial relationships as financial relationships in any amount occurring within the past 12 months that create a conflict of interest. Any conflicts of interest are resolved prior to the delivery of the educational activity to the learner. CTI does not permit individuals with financial conflicts of interest to participate in any stage of activity development.
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