The National Council for Mental Wellbeing is pleased to offer a new virtual opportunity for training in SBIRT! If you are an administrator or clinician who is new to SBIRT or looking for a refresher, this three-hour training is just for you.
Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) is an integrated and comprehensive, evidence-based, early intervention program to identify, reduce and prevent risky or unhealthy alcohol and drug use. The SBIRT process has been implemented in a variety of settings including primary care, emergency departments, mental health and substance use and school-based health. With the integration of mental health and medical care, recognizing and managing substance use is often a missing link, reflecting a need for workforce training and implementation support.
Participants will learn: