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Confronting Opioid Misuse in MA: Leveraging Social Work Expertise - 6 CEUs
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When: Friday, September 14, 2018
9:15 am - 5:00 pm
Where: Boston University
Photonics Colloquium Room, 9th Floor
8 St. Mary’s St.
Boston, Massachusetts 
United States
Contact: 617-227-9635

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This program will confront the opioid epidemic in Massachusetts, from macro to micro, equipping attendees with trend data, information about the social determinants of health, screening and identification tools, and evidence-based treatment strategies. 


Optional overdose prevention and Narcan trainings will be offered to attendees during the lunch break!



  • Sarah Ruiz, MSW, MA Department of Public Health, Bureau of Substance Addiction Services
  • Jorge Delva, PhD, Dean, Boston University School of Social Work
  • Lee W. Ellenberg, LICSW, Training Manager, Massachusetts Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment - Training & Technical Assistance (MASBIRT TTA) Program, Boston Medical Center
  • Nicole LeBlanc, LICSW, Trauma Integration Specialist, Institute for Health and Recovery

Approved for 6 CEUs

$90 for NASW members / $120 for Non-members

Lunch will be provided.


This program is co-sponsored by the Boston University School of Social Work.


Directions/Parking Information:

  • If driving, please park in the Granby Street Lot located at 665 Commonwealth Avenue. From the lot, it is a 6 minute walk to the conference venue. Lot is cash only.
  • If taking public transit, take the Green Line B to the BU Central T-stop.
  • For full directions and parking details, visit: 

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