IntroductionPrevalence of substance use is increasing among rural populations. Impact of this use for individuals and families is significant to identify, discuss, and address where possible. Level 101 contains introductory information related to substance use. Level 201 describes ways to for families and providers to seek help for patients and loved ones. Level 301 addresses various resources and ways to help those affected by substance use.
- • Define, identify and describe the effects of substance use
- • Compare screening methods, types of treatment options, identify referral sources and various supports
- • Identify strategies for supporting people with substance use disorders, common challenges and suggested solutions
The following are courses for both families and providers. Choose the modules that more closely reflect you and your interest. For instance, if you are a provider and registered as such, click the series for providers. If you are a family member and have a different connection to this topic, choose the series for families.