Motivational Interviewing and SBIRT


Augusta University Institute of Public and Preventive Health

Presents FREE CE Credits

 

September 16, 2016

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LOCATION

George Hall
UGA HSC
Athens GA


 

October 6&7, 2016

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LOCATION

Holiday Inn Savannah Historic District
520 West Bryan St
Savannah, Ga 31401


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COURSE DESCRIPTION

Motivational interviewing is a method that works on facilitating and engaging instrinsic motivation within the patient in order to change behavior.

SBIRT stands for Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment.  It is an evidence-based, integrated, public health approach for early identification and intervention with patients whose patterns of alcohol and/or drug use put their health at risk.

Accreditation

The Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

DESIGNATION

The Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CEUs

This activity includes 6.50 hours of instruction and attendance at the entire activity is approved by Augusta University for a maximum of .650 Continuing Education Units.

Augusta University Division of Continuing Education is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the South Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. 
6.5 contact hours