MPRO has announced an educational opportunity presented by Judge Linda Davis entitled Reducing the Stigma: What People Struggling with Addiction want Clinicians to Know. Judge Davis sits on the 41B District Court in Macomb County and was appointed by Governor Snyder as the Chairperson of the Prescription Drug and Opioid Abuse Commission. She also founded Families Against Narcotics, Hope Not Handcuffs, and Operation Rx Macomb County. It is through this experience, that Judge Davis will share the understanding of epidemic from the perspective of the patient, including the challenges and barriers to seeking treatment.
This free webinar is hosted by the Lake Superior Quality Innovation Network on September 12th from 12:00-1:00 pm ET. It has been approved for one CME for physicians and one CE for nursing. Social work continuing education is pending. For more information and to register for this event, visit the following link: https://www.lsqin.org/event/reducing-the-stigma/