June 1, 2016 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Harm reduction aims to reduce the negative health, social, and economic consequences associated with substance use without necessarily leading to cessation of use of a substance. In this webinar, experts will provide lessons from the field and share their experiences reflecting on successes, challenges, and opportunities of a harm reduction approach to substance use.
Please note this webinar is part two of a two-part series. To view part 1 “Harm Reduction and Substance Use – What You Need to Know” click here.
This webinar is being co-hosted by the Registered Nurses Association of Ontario, and CAMH PSSP’s Opioid Resource Hub.
The objectives of this webinar:
- Discuss a range of harm reduction approaches at the individual and system levels
- Hear first-hand about the successes and challenges of using a harm reduction approach in a variety of settings
- Identify practical approaches health care providers can take to incorporate harm reduction into their work