The Impact of Stigma on Healthcare for People with Substance Use Disorders (SUD)

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at 11:00 AM until noon
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Online / Web Delivered
Cost Range

Host And Instructor

Northwest Addiction Technology Transfer Center
Joe Glass, PhD, MSW

Training Overview Description

About the webinar

This webinar will examine the stigma of substance use disorders. Dr. Glass will review evidence about how stigma shapes healthcare experiences and treatment seeking, and will discuss practical issues such as why and how to avoid using stigmatizing language.

About the Presenter!

Joe Glass, PhD, MSW, is an Assistant Investigator with Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute, an Affiliate Assistant Professor with the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences of the School of Medicine at University of Washington, and a licensed independent clinical social worker. He studies brief interventions in healthcare settings, the stigma of substance use disorders, and health disparities. Dr. Glass also holds a career-development award from the National Institute of Health to study online treatments for substance use disorders in healthcare settings.

Event-specific Details

This webinar will use the Zoom platform. Instructions on how to connect will be provided by email when you register.

Behavioral Health / Mental Health
Alcohol & Substance Abuse
Other Physician
Family Medicine Physician
NP - Psychiatric
Village Counselor
Substance Abuse and Addiction Counseler
Social Worker
Licensed Professional Counselor
Family & Marriage Therapist
Chemical Dependency Counselor
Behavioral Health Aide

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