Event Phone: 484-651-5654

  • 1-Day Event
    December 7, 2018
    8:45 am - 4:00 pm

The Opioid Epidemic has impacted many lives, with over 2.1 million people suffering from an opioid use disorder and 116 deaths every day from opioid-related overdoses in 2016. Join Caron Treatment Centers and WellSpan/Philhaven for this informative workshop to learn more about what clinicians should know about the opioid-addicted patient and the evidence-based approaches to treating these individuals.

A woman with silver hair and earrings is seen close up

“Fentanyl overdose survivors require little if any hospital treatment.” Study that sentence carefully. It’s the headline of an article describing results of a recently published Canadian study. Further on, the article states, “75 per cent of the fentanyl overdose patients were classified as “low-risk” upon arrival.” Compass Mark recognizes addiction as a medial disease; as…

Working in the helping professions isn’t easy. Doing so during an addiction epidemic is harder still. If hope doesn’t prevail, we cannot continue. Interventions for addiction fall along a continuum- from health promotion and prevention to treatment and finally, long-term support for recovery. We’d like to share hope today, and we find it at every…

Compass Mark © 2017 | All rights reserved.

Follow us: