In this previously recorded 2-part webinar (totalling 6 hours), BCAPOP's Executive Director, Heather Cameron, RN, provides an introduction to supporting pregnant and newly parenting individuals who use substances.
This previously recorded webinar allows you to learn at your own pace from November 1 to December 5, 2021.
All registrants will receive access to the recordings and resources discussed throughout the training. In addition, registrants will be invited to participate in a virtual roundtable discussion with Heather Cameron on December 7th at 11am (attendance for the roundtable is optional).
About the PSU Training
Part I will provide a basic introduction to:
- The effects of substance use in pregnancy
- Opioid Agonist Treatment (OAT) in pregnancy
- Breastfeeding and substance use
Part II will provide a basic introduction to:
- Supporting pregnant and parenting individuals using substances
- Tools to open conversations
- Trauma-informed ways of working
- Supporting through apprehension
- Province-wide resources
Who should attend? Pregnancy outreach workers, nurses, physicians, child welfare workers, family support workers, social workers, health/social service students, outreach workers, shelter workers, detox workers, treatment centre workers, midwives, doulas, child birth educators, peer support workers and anyone else who supports pregnant individuals.
Each registration includes access to a recording from November 1 to December 5. Certificates of Completion will be issued to registrants, if requested.
No refunds or cancellations. Registration is not complete until payment is received.
Interested in registering groups of 5 or more?
Please contact Monica at firstname.lastname@example.org
Registration Terms & Conditions
Registration is intended for the paid registrant only. Registration is not be shared/viewed with non-registrants. BCAPOP reserves the right to invoice the paid registrant for any additional unpaid viewers using a paid registration.
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