April 22,  2016
CCAO opiate epidemic symposium - Registration still open for May 2 - CEU's available

As requested by our members, CCAO will be holding an Opiate Epidemic Symposium: Strategies and Solutions on May 2 at the Hyatt Regency in Columbus. The objectives are to bring members together to share best practices, develop an educational baseline for common understanding and create a call to action. Attendees will also have the opportunity to hear Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Maureen O'Connor, Ohio Supreme Court chief justice, give their perspectives in the fight against the epidemic.
The symposium is being held in conjunction with the statewide Ohio's Opiate Conference: Advancing Prevention, Intervention, Treatment and Recovery on May 3 - hosted by the Ohio Association of County Behavioral Health Authorities. Registration is closed for May 3.
The following continuing education credits are available for attendees on May 2:
  • Attorneys - CLEs 5.75
  • Chemical Dependency Counselors - RCHs 5
  • Prevention Professionals - RCHs 5
  • Nurses (RN/LPN) - Contact Hrs. 5
  • Psychologists - MCEs 5
  • Pharmacists - CEUs .5
  • Counselors - CPEs 5
  • Social Workers -CPEs 5
  • Probation Officers -COB Hours 1  
Registration fee :  $130 for May 2. Hotel rooms are not included in the price of registration. Please register ASAP. For more registration and program information, click here .


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