The ORN Community Collaboration is intended to:
The ORN Community Collaboration consists of a two-hour virtual live session followed by up to eight recorded modules, available over 40 days, covering a variety of topics related to prevention, treatment and recovery, effective approaches for adolescents, family-centered care, the impact of stigma, and the intersection between social determinants of health, the opioid epidemic and COVID-19. We will also cover available technical assistance. A final two-hour live session will provide an opportunity for structured Q&A, with a focus on partnering to build capacity in states/regions and planning next steps.
- Expand and disseminate evidence-based approaches to opioid and substance use disorder.
- Engage community in strategic discussions and learn: What is working, where are the
gaps, and what strategies and resources are needed to build capacity to address
the epidemic in that region?
- Increase awareness of technical assistance available through ORN and Technology Transfer Center (TTC) networks.
- Offer up to 11.5 hours of CE for CNE, CME, CHES, NASW, and NAADAC (and/or certificates of
Funding for this initiative was made possible (in part) by grant no. 6H79TI080816 from SAMHSA. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.