JLUSA and JCOIN Course: Understanding Overdose Risk and the Science of Medications to Treat Opioid Addiction

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Welcome to JTEC's Course on Understanding Overdose Risk and the Science of Medications to Treat Opioid Addiction

This course explores the science of medications to treat opioid use disorder (MOUD), how these medications work, and their effectiveness. Participants will also hear from individuals about their experience with MOUD and how these medications played a significant role in their recovery.

About the course:

  • Goals of Course: Improve knowledge about effective treatment for substance use disorders.
  • Lessons Learned: Differences between the types of medications used to treat opioid use disorder, how medications these medications work, and hear from individuals with lived experience.
Course Creators

Addiction Policy Forum, the Justice Community Opioid Innovation Network (JCOIN), and JustLeadershipUSA

Certificate of Completion: Yes

Est. Time to Complete: < 1 Hour

Difficulty Level: Beginner/Basic