Western Regional Meeting (Regions 8, 9 & 10): Integrating Health Promotion for People Who Inject Drugs (PWID) into Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) Services
Integrating Health Promotion for People Who Inject Drugs (PWID) Into Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) Services
The workshop will present strategies to integrate HIV, hepatitis, and sexual health concerns into services for PWID. The session will focus on communication skills, assessment techniques, and building motivation among PWID to make healthier choices. The presenter will look at programmatic and clinical-level integration strategies and offer participants an opportunity to assess current service delivery models and develop a plan to enhance care.
- James Sacco, MSW, LCSW, JBS International