Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) is a universal screening and prevention approach. An evidence-based practice, SBIRT is an approach to provide effective risk reduction and intervention prior to a patient’s need for more extensive treatment. SBIRT targets individuals who use alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs but are not yet dependent on those substances. Learn about implementation models to facilitating integration and teamwork among behavioral health, mainstream healthcare, and human service providers. Identify risky behaviors and how to reduce substance use with different populations of students, geographic locations, professional concepts, and cultures.
Ideal for: substance use professionals, medical professionals, nurses, social workers, mental health counselors, professional counselors, psychologists, employee assistance professionals, and other helping professionals that are interested in learning about SBIRT.
NOTE: NAADAC Approved for 16 professional training hours. Download approval process. Program Approval is required to enroll. Registration is by phone only. Call Registration at (505) 277-0077 ext.1