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The Registered Nurses Association of Ontario (RNAO) and the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (OpiATE Inititative) are hosting a webinar on “Substance Use and Alcohol – Women, Pregnancy and After Birth” on  June 10, 2014 11am – 12pm EST.

Mary Muller, R.N., B.Sc.N., will:

  • Examine how alcohol and substance use is changing for women in Ontario and what that means to health and social service providers
  • Discuss the impact on pregnancy
  • Examine the effects of substance use on newborns
  • Examine evidence based strategies for prevention and harm reduction
  • Look at the roles each of us can play to help in prevention and harm reduction

To learn more or to register for the webinar, visit the RNAO website here.

Learn more about the Mental Health & Addictions Initiative by the RNAO here. Learn more about the Opioid Awareness, Treatment & Education (OpiATE) Initiative by the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health here.