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SCPS Presents
The Opioid Epidemic:
Our Current Crisis

Saturday, April 21, 2018
8:30 A.M. - 12:15 P.M.

Marriott Marina Del Rey
4100 Admiralty Way
Marina Del Rey, Ca. 90292

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Schedule
8:30 A.M. - Continental Breakfast; Booth Exhibits
8:55 A.M. - Opening Remarks


9:00 A.M. - 9:45 A.M. - The Opioid Epidemic: An Overview
Larissa Mooney, M.D. - Associate Clinical Professor, UCLA Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences; Director, UCLA Addiction Medicine Clinic; Chief, Greater Los Angeles VA Substance Use Disorders Section
Dr. Mooney will discuss the epidemiology and extent of the current opioid crisis including diagnosis/recognition of OUD in general, its intersection with chronic pain and new CDC guidelines for opioid use in chronic pain. ASAM placement criteria (how to know what level of care someone needs) will also be discussed. This lecture will cover the different levels of care and best practices for physicians and psychiatrists (i.e. reviewing CURES, getting urine drug screens, frequent follow up, psycho/social support etc).


9:45 A.M. - 10:30 A.M. - The Psychopharmacological Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder
Matthew Goldenberg D.O., Founder, Professionals' Health Solutions; Associate Medical Director & Lead Psychiatrist, Center for Professional Recovery; HIMS Certified Pilot Evaluator for the FAA; Clinical Instructor, UCLA Department of Psychiatry; Assistant Professor of Psychiatry & Medical Staff, Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Dr. Goldenberg will discuss comfort medications for detox as well as treatment medications for Opioid Use Disorder. This talk will include information on what recovery is and what the goals of treatment are.

10:30 A.M. - 11:00 A.M. - Panel Discussion
Dr. Goldenberg and Dr. Mooney will come together as a panel to discuss clinical case vignettes focusing on decision making that integrates all of this content Ė around initiation of MAT, addressing pain, other comorbidities, and levels of care.

11:00 - Break

11:15 A.M. - 12:15 P.M. - Spirituality and Mindfulness in Recovery
Richard Burr, B.A., Resolutions Therapeutic Services; Private Practice
Richardís remarkable and inspiring personal story of working through recovery ignites his passion for helping addicts employ spirituality, mindfulness, and meditation in their own recovery. Richard has been sober for over 20 years and has a thriving private practice as well as being on staff at Resolutions Therapeutic Services. Richard helps his clients reframe the spiritual piece of recovery so that they can incorporate it into their daily life. Richardís talk will draw from his personal life, his recovery, and his professional life.


SCPS Members - $125.00
Non-SCPS Members - $150.00
SCPS Residents* - $30.00
Non-SCPS Residents* - $40.00

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Above fees effective until April 9th.
After April 9th and at-door registrations additional $25.00


To Register with a check - please make check payable to SCPS and mail to: SCPS, 2999 Overland Ave., Suite 208, Los Angeles, CA 90064

*Must be enrolled in a full-time, degree granting program. Must send photocopy of student I.D. with registration form . NO EXCEPTIONS.

Cancellations must be received 48 hours prior to the meeting and will be assesed a $45 administrative processing fee.
SCPS would like to thank: Michael Gales, M.D. (Program Chair), Sophie Duriez, M.D., David Fogelson, M.D., Jacquelyn Green, M.D., Maria Lymberis, M.D., Samuel Miles, M.D., and Heather Silverman, M.D. for planning this event.

3 Hours Category 1 CME will be available for this meeting.

The Southern California Psychiatric Society (SCPS) is accredited by the Institute of Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. SCPS takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of this CME activity.
SCPS designates this educational activity for a maximum of 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This credit may also be applied to the CMA Certification in Continuing Medical Education.

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SCPS Presents
Installation & Awards Reception
Saturday, April 28, 2018
3:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m.

Le Merigot Beach Hotel
1740 Ocean Ave.
Santa Monica, CA 90401

RSVP to scps2999@earthlink.net

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