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ADAD Zoom Training: Opioid Overdose Prevention And Response

Date/Time: Tuesday, May 26, 2020 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM HST
Location: Zoom
Cost: Free
Certificate: 3 hours ADAD approved. Certificate will be provided upon confirmed attendance with ADAD.

Registration for this event has closed.

Facilitator:
Leilani Maxera, Outreach & Overdose Prevention Manager. 
Leilani manages the statewide syringe exchange, outreach, and overdose prevention programs, supervises the outreach workers on four of the Hawaiian Islands, and conducts training and education with other social service organizations to teach about overdose response and to reduce stigma around drug use. She previously worked at Homeless Youth Alliance/San Francisco Needle Exchange and Tenderloin Health in San Francisco and volunteered at SANE (Safer Alternatives thru Networking and Education), a syringe exchange program in Sacramento, CA. Leilani has a Master of Public Health degree with an emphasis in Aging and has finished her Master of Social Work degree in December 2018.

Target audience:
Certified Substance Abuse Counselors (CSAC), Certified Prevention Specialists (CPS), and applicants; those with other ADAD professional credentials; and anyone involved in the human services field.

Registration Questions contact:
Michelle Park
Coalition for a Drug-Free Hawaii
Hawaii Pacific Center for Excellence
808-545-3228 ext. 37
mpark@drugfreehawaii.org

For Training Cancellation contact:
Anisa Pacapac-Marquez at anisa.pacapac-marquez@doh.hawaii.gov

 

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