PCSS-O Webinar: The Caring for the Patient with Co-morbid Diagnoses of Pain and Substance Abuse

The Caring for the Patient with Co-morbid Diagnoses of Pain and Substance Abuse
January 17, 2013 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm ET

Prescribers’ Clinical Support System for Opioid Therapies (PCSS-O) is a three year grant funded by Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA),Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT). It is a collaborative project led by American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry (AAAP) with: American Dental Association (ADA), American Medical Association (AMA), American Osteopathic Academy of Addiction Medicine (AOAAM), American Psychiatric Association (APA), American Society for Pain Management Nursing (ASPMN), and International Nurses Society on Addictions (IntNSA). These organizations are providing training and education on the safe and effective prescribing of opioid medications in the treatment of pain and/or opioid addiction.
                                

Webinar Information:

A webinar offered by American Society for Pain Management Nursing (ASPMN). 

Objectives:

1) Explain chronic pain and substance abuse

2) Describe at least 3 barriers to caring for a person co-morbidly living with these conditions

3) Describe at least 3 ways to care for a person co-morbidly living with these conditions

Date: January 17, 2013
Speakers: Ann Quinlan-Colwell, PhD, RN-BC, FAAPM
Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm ET                       

To Register: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/649777182

Funding for this initiative was made possible (in part) by Prescribers’ Clinical Support System for Opioid Therapies (1H79TI023439) from SAMHSA. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.