Region 5N1 ONLINE Overdose Prevention Training

Region 5N1 ONLINE Overdose Prevention Training

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About this event

Please join Chelsey Wright, 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

ZOOM meeting link information below:

Chelsey Wright is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: Regional Overdose Prevention Training 5N1

Time: Mar 4, 2022 12:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

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Meeting ID: 890 4265 4932

Passcode: 241751