Webinar: Understanding and managing substance use disorders in the primary care setting

26 June, 2023

The Free Webinar hosted by the WCEA, AfroPHC & WONCA Africa will be held in English.

Webinar title: Understanding and managing substance use disorders in the primary care setting.

Date: Thursday, 29th of June 2023

Time: 3 pm Central Africa Time (CAT)


* Diagnose substance use disorders.

* Describe the basics concepts of shared decision making, medical management, motivational interviewing, and cognitive behavioral therapy.

* List 10 medications used for the treatment of opioid, alcohol, and nicotine use disorders and describe several harm reduction strategies (including naloxone benefits).

* Appreciate the importance of treating co-occurring disorders.

* Appreciate the role of specialty addiction treatment.

Speaker: Dr. Theddeus Iheanacho, Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Director of the Yale Global Mental Health Programs, and Chairman of Psychiatry at Trinity Health of New England/Saint Francis Hospital.

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Alexander Montgomery

The World Continuing Education Alliance




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