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Understanding Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome: Maternal Substance Abuse

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Gladney Center for Adoption

6300 John Ryan Drive

Fort Worth, TX 76132

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The presentation will provide the audience with an overview of maternal substance use during pregnancy and describe in depth the effects of maternal substance use on the infant after delivery. By the end of the presentation, the audience will be able to describe the signs of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) and identify common treatments including medications utilized in hospital and non-pharmacological interventions parents can use when caring for infants with NAS.

A light dinner will be served at 6:30, with the presentation following at 7:00 - 8:30 PM.
No childcare will be provided.

About the Speaker

Kobi Tobin, MSN, RNC-NIC, CPN is a certified neonatal and pediatric nurse. She graduated with her BSN from Sacramento State University (2012) and earned her MSN in Nursing Education from Midwestern State University (2017). She is passionate about caring for infants with NAS and their families in the NICU. Her Master's Degree, Evidence Based Practice Project, provided over 200 NICU nurses education on Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome and how to successfully interact with mothers with Substance Use Disorder (SUD).

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Are Continuing Education Units (CEUs) provided through this training?

We are happy to offer 1.5 contact hours of social work and counseling CEUs for both in-person attendees and live stream viewers. Certificates of completion are available for all attendees.

Can I change my ticket from In Person to Live Stream or vice versa?

We are only able to change ticket types up until 12PM the day before the event.

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

No minimum age and you do not have to provide your ID to gain entrance.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Parking is free and provided around the front of the Gladney Center for Adoption.

What can I bring into the event?

Feel free to bring pen, paper or an electronic device to take notes on. You are welcome to bring in drinks, however we do not allow red liquids in our event space. Dinner will be served at 6:30 to guests attending in-person.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Yes! Alternatively, if you have your mobile ticket on your device, that will suffice. Be sure and check in at the registration table before the event.

Will the event be live streamed?

Yes - beginning at 7:00 PM


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