Registration coming in Spring 2020! Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) is designed to provide universal screening, prevention, and early intervention and treatment within health care settings and community-based organizations for people who have risky or hazardous alcohol and/or drug use. Preparing your Health Center for SBIRT Implementation is a 7-week extended […]
Integrating Adolescent SBIRT Education into Health Professional Training: Findings from a National Effort to Prepare the Next Workforce Free Webinar: Wednesday, July 17, 2019 @ 11:00 am-12:30 pm PT Description: This webinar will present findings from the evaluation of the effectiveness of the adolescent SBIRT education on key outcomes including students’ knowledge, attitudes, readiness, confidence, […]
This one-hour webinar will focus on the brief intervention component of SBIRT (Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment). Utilizing the spirit of motivational interviewing in delivering SBIRT services is a crucial component in improving outcomes. This session will focus on some concrete skills that can be utilized in delivering these services. Participants will learn about the readiness and confidence rulers, pros and cons, and other motivationally enhanced tools that can be used in conversations about substance use, both with individuals and with groups.