Alcohol & Drug Abuse Division Training: Opioid Overdose Prevention and Response
Content: Overdose is the leading cause of accidental death in Hawaii and around the U.S. This interactive session will explore the impact of opioids on the body and identify the risks for accidental opioid overdose. Participants will be certified to administer Naloxone, the opioid antagonist.
Facilitator: Heather Luskis the Executive Director of the Hawaii Health and Harm Reduction Center, formerly the C.H.O.W. (Community Health Outreach Work to Prevent AIDS) Project.
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.
Date: Friday, August 24, 2018
Time: 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM HST (8:30-9:00 AM Registration)
Location: Kakuhihewa Building (ADAD) Room 111 A/B 601 Kamokila Blvd. Kapiolani, HI 96707
Registration is closed. The registration limit has been met.
Certificate: 4 hours ADAD approved.
Cost: $25.00 payable to CDFH by credit card through this registration site. Personal/cashiers, agency checks and money orders are accepted and may be mailed to:
Coalition for a Drug-Free Hawaii
Attn: Michelle Park
1130 N. Nimitz Hwy. Suite A259
Honolulu, HI 96817
Further inquires please contact Michelle Park at [email protected] or 808-545-3228 ext.37.