TOPIC: Opiate Addiction and Treatment Update: The Epidemic is Still Here
PRESENTER: Raafea Malik, MD Medical Director, The Changing Pointe Addiction Treatment Center at CenterPointe Hospital
DATE: Friday, April 26, 2019
TIME: Registration 8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
Lecture 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
LOCATION: CenterPointe Hospital Gym
(2-story building toward back, right side of campus)
4801 Weldon Spring Parkway, Weldon Spring, MO 63304
ABOUT THE PRESENTER: Raafea F. Malik, MD is the Medical Director for The Changing Pointe Addiction Treatment Center at CenterPointe Hospital and the Medical Director for adult psychiatry and dual diagnosis treatment at CenterPointe’s St. Peters outpatient program. Dr. Malik has provided psychiatric treatment services at CenterPointe Hospital for 14 years.
Dr. Malik is board certified in psychiatry and addiction psychiatry. She completed her residency in adult psychiatry at Saint Louis University Health Sciences Center in 1996.
Dr. Malik is an Assistant Clinical Professor for the Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior at Saint Louis University Health Sciences Center where she also supervises psychiatry residents.
DESCRIPTION OF SEMINAR: This seminar will explore the nature and extent of problems with opioid addiction, discuss the benefits of a multi-modal approach for maintaining sobriety, the appropriate level of treatment setting for patient specific needs and the benefits of medication-assisted treatments.
CEUs: 1.5 CEUs will be awarded to Missouri Social Workers, Counselors and Addiction Counselors at the completion of the lecture. A Certificate of Attendance verifying 1.5 clock hours will be awarded to other disciplines to submit to their respective licensing boards.
To register, please send your name, title, organization, address, phone and email to firstname.lastname@example.org or 636-477-2157.
There is NO COST to attend this educational activity!