Region 5N1 ONLINE Overdose Prevention Training  5PM

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Region 5N1 ONLINE Overdose Prevention Training 5PM

Learn how YOU can save a life TODAY!

By Cheatham County Community Enhancement Coalition

When and where

Date and time

March 14, 2022 · 8am - April 24 · 4pm PDT



About this event

Please join Amber Jones, Regional Overdose Prevention Specialist, Region 5N1 for a free Overdose Prevention Training covering Region 5N1, Tennessee! (Region 5N1 includes Montgomery, Cheatham, Stewart, Robertson, Houston, Humphreys, Sumner, and Dickson Counties.)

The training will last approximately 45-60 minutes.

After the presentation is complete, attendees will receive certificates showing that they have been trained on overdose prevention including the administering of naloxone (Narcan.) If eligible, attendees may receive an opioid reversal kit (Includes 2 doses of Narcan, gloves, resources, and instructions.)

Some Topics We Will Go Over Include:

• What are opioids and stimulants, the opioid epidemic, and how it is impacting TN and your community

• Harm Reduction

• Reducing Stigma

• Risk factors of an opioid/stimulant overdose

• Recognizing an opioid/stimulant overdose

• Naloxone: how and when to use it

• Compassion fatigue, burn out and self-care

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About the organizer

The Cheatham County Community Enhancement Coalition is comprised of parents, teachers, law enforcement, businesses, religious leaders, health providers, concerned citizens, and other community members who are mobilizing at the local level to make the community safer, healthier, and drug-free. 

This project is funded under a grant agreement with the State of TN Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services.