National Association of Social Workers

2018 NASW Virtual Forum | November 14-15, 2018

Plenary Session: The Opioid Crisis: How We Got Here

November 14, 2018 - 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. EDT

It is estimated more than 72,000 people died from drug overdoses in 2017. In the same year the opioid epidemic was declared a public health emergency. How did we get to this place? This session will provide an important overview of the evolution of substance use disorders leading up to the national opioid addiction crisis.

1 CE

Speaker:

Jessica Nickel

President & CEO, Addictions Policy Forum

Washington, DC

The Opioid Crisis: How We Got Here Livestream
11/14/2018 at 12:30 PM (EST)   |  60 minutes
11/14/2018 at 12:30 PM (EST)   |  60 minutes
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Continuing Education Certificate
1.00 Social Work credit  |  Certificate available
1.00 Social Work credit  |  Certificate available