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Opioid Training Institute

Community Leaders

Sign Up Today for This Free One-Day Education Program!

The Opioid Training Institute would like to invite community leaders to attend and learn more about the opioid crisis and its impact on Alabamians. Attendees will be empowered to take an active role in their community in battling the Opioid Crisis. Expert presenters will address a wide range of topics, helping attendees gain knowledge of the problem and how they can collaborate with others to address it.

For more information, call 334-844-8371 or email hsopce@auburn.edu.

This program is offered to all members of the community, including:

  • Educators
  • Social Workers
  • Guidance Counselors
  • Coaches
  • School Nurses
  • Behavioral Health Specialists
  • Counselors
  • Faith-Based Community Leaders
  • State & Local Leaders
  • Law Enforcement

Program offerings for community leaders:


  • 8–8:10 AM: Welcome & Introduction
  • 8:10–9:10 AM: Opioid Crisis in US & Alabama
  • 9:10–10:10 AM: Understanding & Recognizing OUD
  • 10:10–10:20 AM: Break
  • 10:20–11:20 AM: Understanding & Recognizing OUD
  • 11:20–12:30 PM: Lunch Break
  • 12:30–1:10 PM: Medicated Assisted Therapy
  • 1:10–1:40 PM: Training the Trainer: Naloxone
  • 1:40–1:50 PM: Break
  • 1:50–2:50 PM: Treatment Solutions & Available Resources
  • 2:50–3:30 PM: Panel Discussion

The Opioid Training Institute is a cooperative effort of the Alabama Department of Mental Health and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. It is made possible by a grant provided by SAMHSA.

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Last Updated: May 13, 2019