Meeting Archive:
Opioid Addiction and Prevention


Meeting Description:
This webinar will discuss the growing issue of opioid addiction and how partner engagement can support prevention efforts. It will feature SAMHSA and state prevention experts, and NPW partner, American Society for Addiction Medicine.
Details
Date: Wed, May 17, 2017
Time: 01:30 PM EDT
Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes
Host(s): National Prevention Week 2017
 Presenter Information
National Prevention Week
 
National Prevention Week is an annual health observance dedicated to increasing public awareness of, and action around, substance abuse and mental health issues.
 
The three primary goals of National Prevention Week are to:
  • Involve communities in raising awareness about behavioral health issues and implementing prevention strategies;
  • Foster partnerships and collaboration with federal agencies and national organizations dedicated to behavioral and public health; and
  • Promote and disseminate quality behavioral health resources and publications.