Monday, April 23, 2012
1:30 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Hot Topic Roundtables are facilitated discussions that focus on current controversial issues in an informal context. Meet with your colleagues as you learn, challenge, support and share your views with others who may have similar or different opinions, experiences, or interests. Engage in one or more of these facilitated discussions. Experienced leaders in the field will be facilitating these sessions:
Recovering Addiction Professionals: Opportunities and Challenges
Facilitator: Gary L. Fisher, PhD
Responding to Benzodiazepine Use in MAT Patients
Facilitator: Ron Jackson, MSW
Immigrant Population: The Disproportionate Challenges to Access Care in the US
Facilitator: Guillermo Valenzuela
Managing Clinic Safety Concerns
Facilitator: Bettye Harrison
Medical Cannabis in the OTP: Harm Reduction or Harm Production?
Facilitator: Kellie Rollins, PhD
“Those People”—Dignity, Respect, and Compassion in the OTP
Facilitator: Rick Bingham, LCDC