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WFH? NNLM Offers a Variety of Excellent Educational Opportunities

Posted by on May 4th, 2020 Posted in: NLM Resources, Public Health, Trainings
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Has being able to work from home or being quarantined given you time to take advantage of some additional educational opportunities? The NNLM has many webinars and Moodle classes scheduled in the coming months. If you are a librarian or nurse you may eligible earn CE credits from the Medical Library Association (MLA)  for attending these upcoming training opportunities. Take a look at the schedule of classes.

Are you interested in learning more about substance use disorder (SUD)?

If you would like to know more about the topic of substance use disorder the NNLM NER has many excellent webinars presented by experts in the fields of addiction and behavioral health that have been archived. The link provided is to our medical school repository where you can listen to the recording and download the materials associated with each webinar.

SUD webinars are eligible for CE credit for medical librarians and nurses through the MLA. CE credit is available for 1 year after the webinar is presented. You must complete an evaluation at the end of each webinar to receive the CE Credit. The enrollment code needed to claim your CE credit is given at the end of each webinar.

The following are webinars that are still eligible for CE credit:

Substance Use Disorder Webinars That Are Eligible for CE Credits

Webinar Name & Description Original Date CE Expiration Date Recording Link Evaluation Link
Strategies & Resources to Maintain Sobriety During COVID19 4.9.2020 4.9.2021 https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/ner/83 https://bit.ly/2UT29kS
Substance Use Disorder and Heredity: It’s a Family Disease

 

12.10.2019 12.10.2021 https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/ner/81 http://bit.ly/341TcXS
Engaging Parents and Caregivers in SUD Prevention and Recovery

 

12.5.2019 12.5.2020 https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/ner/79/ http://bit.ly/2pdEkar
A Myth-Shattering Look at Addiction, Prevention and Treatment, Based on Research

 

10.9.2019 10.9.2020 https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/ner/74/ http://bit.ly/2IuNRAh
Family Focused Addiction Support Training: Getting Your Life Back

 

9.17.2019 9.17.2020 https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/ner/73/ http://bit.ly/2m5wgX9
How the Trauma-Informed Approach Can Help Treat SUD 6.26,2019 6.26.2020 https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/ner/69/ http://bit.ly/2Rx0Swp

How to Claim your CE credits from MLA

https://nnlm.gov/sites/default/files/nto/Claim_MLA_CE_handout.pdf

 

The following are SUD webinars that are NOT eligible for continuing education credit but are still worthwhile if you are looking to learn more about SUD.

Substance Use Disorder Webinar Recording Links NOT Eligible for CE Credit

Webinar Name and Description Webinar Date Recording Link
Misperceptions and Misused Language of Addiction: Words Matter

 

Aug 2017 https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/ner/48/
Connecting Resources to a Community in Need: Worcester Police Addiction (WPAR) Program

 

Sept 2017 https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/ner/50/
Treating Opioid Use Disorder and Co-occurring Disorders Oct 2017 https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/ner/51/
Individual Treatment and Understanding Non-Pharmacologic Components That are Part of Recovery

 

Jan 2018 https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/ner/53/
Using Data to Guide and Evaluate Responses to the Opioid Crisis: Rhode Island’s Drug Overdose Dashboard Mar 2018 https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/ner/54/
Addressing a By-Product of the Opioid Addiction Crisis: Commercial Sexual Exploitation

 

Apr 2018 https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/ner/55/
EMPOWER: A Community-Based Approach to Improve Care for Women and Newborns Affected by Perinatal SUD

 

May 2018 https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/ner/56/
Just Talk About It: Using Mental Health Education to Prevent and Treat SUD

 

June 2018 https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/ner/57/
How to Save a Life: Administering Naloxone 101

 

Sept 2018 https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/ner/58/
Using Recovery Coaches in SUD Treatment

 

Oct 2018 https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/ner/60
Understanding Grief After an Overdose Death Nov 2018 https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/ner/61/
Drug Courts: A Bridge to Recovery

 

Jan 2019 https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/ner/62/

 

Earn CE Credits for Other NNLM Recorded Webinars Too!

Listen to the recordings of many other webinars that have been presented in the past year. To find these webinar recordings look at these past classes. If the recording is from a webinar within the past year, and is eligible for CE credit, contact the webinar host for the evaluation URL.

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I am a former health and wellness educator who joined the NNLM NER in August of 2016, Excited to be promoting the excellent resources developed by the NLM and to provide training for anyone who would like to access the free and trusted information the NLM offers.

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