IRETA holds Webinar Wednesdays, a near-monthly free webinar series for addictions professionals and other stakeholders on topics that have included: Multi-Dimensional Family Therapy, Promoting Awareness of Motivational Incentives, Ethics in Addiction, Adolescent Co-occurring Disorders, LGBTQ Issues in Addiction, and others. View past webinars in our Webinar Library.
The "Management of Benzodiazepines in Medication-Assisted Treatment" conference was held in Philadelphia, PA on February 9th, 2012. It was sponsored by Philadelphia DBHIDS, IRETA, Community Care Behavioral Health, and SAMHSA.
At the conference, regional and national experts will offer research updates, pinpoint outstanding questions and kick off a project to develop a working set of guidelines on the management of benzodiazepines in the context of medication-assisted addiction treatment. Conference topics will include the management of benzodiazepine use in the context of medication-assisted treatment, coordination of care, benzodiazepine and opioid interactions, risk management, and development of clinical guidelines.