Foundational Concepts of Working with People Who Use Substances and Their Care
This course is an extended version of "Anti-Stigma and Engagement," and "Introduction to Substance Use and Addiction."
Co-Facilitated by Regional Addiction Program nurse educator(s), and people with lived and/or living experience with substance use, this course provides learners with skills and knowledge fundamental to providing patient--centred care to people uses substances.
Included in this session is:
- an introduction to Stigma in Health Care
- Substances 101
- Harm Reduction Philosophy
Interdisciplinary teams and staff who care for people who use substances.