Course Overview

Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) is a universal screening and prevention approach. An evidence-based practice, SBIRT is an approach to provide effective risk reduction and intervention prior to a patient’s need for more extensive treatment. SBIRT targets individuals who use alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs but are not yet dependent on those substances. Learn about implementation models to facilitating integration and teamwork among behavioral health, mainstream healthcare, and human service providers. Identify risky behaviors and how to reduce substance use with different populations of students, geographic locations, professional concepts, and cultures.  Ideal for: substance use professionals, medical professionals, nurses, social workers, mental health counselors, professional counselors, psychologists, employee assistance professionals, and other helping professionals that are interested in learning about SBIRT. 

NAADAC Approved for 16 professional training hours.
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Live Online
8:30AM to 5:30PM
Dec 03, 2022 to Dec 10, 2022
Contact Hours
  • Online
Delivery Options
Live Online  
Course Fee(s)
Fee non-credit $170.00
Drop Request Deadline
Nov 30, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Nov 30, 2022
Section Notes
PDF version of manual will be emailed to students. If you would like to request a printed version, please email: streviso@unm.edu the Monday before class starts.
Copies are also available the week following class by request.
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