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Treating Pregnant and Postpartum Women with Narcotic Addiction

Speaker: Jaye M. Shyken, MD

Dr. Shyken will discuss the epidemiology and trends in opiate use disorders in pregnancy as well as the implications for pregnancy and newborn outcomes.  She will review treatment alternatives, including detoxification.  Considerations for intrapartum and postpartum care as well as the role of breastfeeding to assist in recovery will be presented.

The Missouri Coalition for Community Behavioral Healthcare will award 1.5 Clock Hours or 1.8 Contact Hours (.18 CEUs) for this activity. The Missouri Coalition for Community Behavioral Healthcare will be responsible for this program and maintain a record of your continuing education credits earned.

PLEASE REGISTER: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1645736201889610753