The Intersection of Opioid Abuse, Overdose, and Suicide: The Role of Chronic Pain

Event Type:  SAMHSA Webinar
Date:  Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm (America/New_York)

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Rachel Pascale

This webinar from SAMHSA’s Center for the Application of Prevention Technologies (CAPT) and Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC) is the second in a two-part series exploring the connections between opioid abuse, overdose, and suicide. In this webinar, presenters examine common characteristics among people with chronic pain and discuss strategies for reducing the risk of opioid overdose and suicide in this population. 

About Suicide:  Behavioral Health Disorders, Substance Abuse, Suicidal Thoughts and Behavior, Risk and Protective Factors
Planning and Implementing:  Finding and Using Data, Partnerships and Coalitions
Strategies:  Effective Care/Treatment