Opioid Crisis Management Training

The first regional Opioid Crisis Management Training was held in St. Louis on August 4th, 2017. Over 130 substance use treatment professionals attended the training. The event featured presentations on the science of medication assisted treatment (MAT), the role of psychosocial support in treatment, and the importance of administrative support in implementing MAT. The event also included a patient panel where individuals shared their experiences with different forms of MAT and breakout sessions by profession to further discuss the aims of the Opioid STR grant.