Free NAADAC Live, Interactive Webinar
Wednesday, November 17, 2021 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2CT/1MT/12PT)
This webinar will provide an overview of symptoms of psychosis, discuss the interplay between psychosis and substance use, and provide intervention options for providers working with this complex presentation. These interventions, rooted in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), provide additional options for treatment beyond traditional medication treatment approaches.
Suzy Langevin, LICSW, LADC I, Director of Training and Professional Development at Open Sky Community Services, has presented regionally and nationally on the implementation of evidence-based treatment modalities. She has extensive training and fidelity coding experience in motivational interviewing and is a member of the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT). Langevin also serves on a number of substance use-related community groups. She is dually licensed as an independent clinical social worker and substance use counselor. In addition to her work at Open Sky, Langevin has experience in juvenile justice, foster care, emergency mental health, and inpatient psychiatry. She holds a Master’s degree in social work from Boston College.
Stefanie Gregware, MA, LMHC, is the Vice President of Clinical Services at Open Sky Community Services. She oversees clinical services for the agency, including fidelity, outcome measurement, training, supervision, and development of evidence-based practices. Gregware received her Master’s degree from Assumption College with a concentration in cognitive behavioral therapy. She received advanced training & consultation in recovery-oriented cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for schizophrenia through the University of Pennsylvania, co-facilitating a 2-day course on the model in collaboration with Aaron Brinen, PhD, of the Beck Institute. Gregware has more than a decade of experience providing CBT based treatments, including dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT), CBT for symptoms of psychosis, cognitive restructuring for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and CBT for anxiety and depression.
- Participants will be able to define positive and negative symptoms of psychosis.
- Participants will be able to describe the ways psychosis and substance use interact.
- Participants will be able to integrate at least two interventions to address co-occurring substance use and psychosis.
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Polls and Q&A.
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To earn a CE Certificate for viewing this webinar, you must view the webinar in its entirety, complete the online evaluation, and pass the CE quiz.
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- Upon completing the webinar, click on the “Online CE Quiz” link above in the grey box to complete the online evaluation survey and CE quiz, and get your CE certificate. This link will be made available after the webinar takes place. NAADAC members will be prompted to register for the CE quiz for free, while non-members will be prompted to pay a $20 processing fee to access the quiz.
- A score of 80% or higher is required to pass the CE quiz and access your CE certificate. You have 10 opportunities to pass the quiz. If you are unable to pass the quiz in the allocated number of tries, then you must retake the course.
- Upon passing the CE quiz, your CE certificate will be immediately available to download in your NAADAC profile. Click here for detailed step-by-step instructions for accessing your CE quiz and CE Certificate.
Who Should Attend
Addiction professionals, employee assistance professionals, social workers, mental health counselors, professional counselors, psychologists, and other helping professionals that are interested in learning about addiction-related matters.
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