Annotation: This webinar presents a discussion about the evidence-based practice SBIRT: screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment. SBIRT is used to identify, reduce, and prevent problematic use, abuse, and dependence on alcohol and illicit drugs. Strategies for motivational interview skills, key screening methods and tools are also presented.
Learning Objectives: • Explain what SBIRT means.
• Describe why SBIRT is useful.
• Interpret the risk level of alcohol use determined through screening processes.
• Interpret the risk level of drug use determined through screening processes.
• Identify the central tenets of motivational interviewing.
Continuing Education: Continuing education is available at www.cdc.gov/TCEOnline. Course ID is WC2365 for the live webinar and WD2365 for the on demand webinar. Instructions on how to obtain continuing education will be provided. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com with questions.