SUMHLC Training: Risk Factors and Pregnancy-Associated Deaths
October 5 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
This training is being sponsored by:
The Department of Behavioral Healthcare, Developmental Disabilities and Hospitals with support from the Opioid Treatment Program Health Home Initiative
Pregnancy-Associated Death: A maternal death that is attributable to a condition that is unaffected by the pregnancy and occurs within 1 year of the pregnancy
This course will focus on the high-risk issues for Pregnant and Parenting women. Data shows the leading causes of associated deaths are Homicide, Suicide and Overdose with a trend of Intimate Partner violence The course will review risks of use of alcohol, opioids, stimulants, and Marijuana during pregnancy. There will be a focus on universal screening and screening tools will be discussed for the various risk factors.
Social Work CEUs: This training has been approved by the National Association of Social Workers is for 4.0 continuing education units.
Chemical Dependency Professionals CEUs: This trainings has been approved by the RI Certification Board for 4.0 continuing education units. The RICB is an IC & RC affiliate.
Mental Health Counselors CEUs: This training is pending approval by the RI Mental Health Counselors Association for 4.0 continuing education credits.
Trainer: Sharon Morello, RN, BSN