Management of Stimulant Use Disorder
Tuesday, April 27, 2021 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm EDT
Please join the National Clinician Consultation Center (NCCC) in partnership with the Health Resources & Services Administration’s Bureau of Primary Health Care for this webinar, developed for health center clinicians. The misuse of stimulants, comprised of methamphetamine, cocaine, and other amphetamines, is a growing public health crisis across the United States. In this webinar, a consultant from the National Substance Use Warmline (855-300-3595) will provide a detailed discussion of both well-studied and emerging practices in the management of stimulant use disorder. The goal of this webinar is for participants to more confidently assess and manage the care of patients with stimulant use disorder.
- Identify common trends impacting the care of patients with stimulant use disorder
- Understand key components of evidence-based behavioral therapies that aid treatment
- Discuss promising pharmacologic strategies in the treatment of stimulant use disorder
- Feel equipped with practical knowledge to help optimize the primary care experience for patients with stimulant use disorder