The NM Opioid STR Initiative is offering a series of free trainings for all NM community providers who work with individuals with opioid use disorder (OUD) and their families. The focus of these trainings is to increase the workforce capacity to address opioid addiction and treatment and share available resources within NM communities. 

 


Motivational Interviewing, Level 2

Register for – Motivational Interviewing, Level 2 

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Motivational Interviewing is one of the most heavily researched interventions in the fields
of addiction, behavioral health and medicine. Study after study has reliably
demonstrated that implementing this practice with proficiency and consistency will
improve outcomes for consumers of behavioral healthcare.

About the Trainer

Brian Serna, LPCC, LADAC is an international trainer and consultant in Evidence Based Practices (EBPs), ethics
and cultural issues in behavioral healthcare. Mr. Serna excels at designing programs that implement EBPs with
individuals who are resistant to change and have cultural barriers to accepting treatment. He is a member of
the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT), a Motivational Interviewing Supervisor Trainer (MIST),
and has evaluated programs in their use of MI techniques and strategies in working with resistant clients. He
has trained and consulted with programs in over twenty different states and five different countries. Brian is
also on the faculty at Southwestern College in Santa Fe, NM and at the University of New Mexico’s Substance
Abuse Studies Program. He has been working with and for tribes since 2008. His company, Serna Solutions LLC
provides consultation services and direct behavioral health services to adults, adolescents and families.

January 23-24, 2019. 8:30am – 4pm
Sheraton Albuquerque Uptown
Albuquerque, NM

February 21-22, 2019. 8:30am – 4pm
Inn and Spa at Loretto
Santa Fe, NM

Opioid Pain Management and OUD Treatment Conference

Register for – Opioid Pain Management and OUD Treatment Conference

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Joint Providership:

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the New Mexico Medical Society (NMMS) through the joint providership of HealthInsight New Mexico and University of New Mexico.  HealthInsight New Mexico is accredited by NMMS to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

HealthInsight New Mexico designates this Live Event for a maximum of 13.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

March 29-30, 2019. 8:30am – 4pm
Inn of the Mountain Gods Resort & Casino
Mescalero, NM

April 12-13, 2019. 8:30am – 4pm
Hilton Santa Fe Buffalo Thunder 
Santa Fe, NM


 

How Can I Attend?

There is NO COST to attend the trainings,  and we will cover breakfast, lunch and a snack on both days. You will be responsible for your own accommodations.  Space is limited, and you must register to attend. You can register for your event using the correct link below:

 

Will CEUs be offered?

Motivational Interviewing Level 1 & 2, and Community Reinforcement Approach will be provided by Brian Serna. Brian Serna is recognized by the New Mexico Counseling and Therapy Practice Board as a Continuing Education Provider. Provider number is CCE0185731, effective date of 11/28/2016 and expiration date of 9/30/2019..

The Opioid Pain Management and OUD Treatment Conference has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the New Mexico Medical Society (NMMS) through the joint providership of HealthInsight New Mexico and University of New Mexico.  HealthInsight New Mexico is accredited by NMMS to provide continuing medical education for physicians. HealthInsight New Mexico designates this Live Event for a maximum of 13.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity

Who Should Attend?

Tribal community behavioral health providers, Indian Health Service Unit staff, law enforcement and first-responders are encouraged to sign up. 

Lodging

Participants must arrange for their own lodging. A block of rooms has been reserved at the host hotel for each training. Rooms are subject to city and state taxes, and the room rates are only guaranteed through the cut off dates indicated below. 

Albuquerque, NM – January 23-24, 2019 (Motivational Interviewing, Level 2)

Sheraton Uptown Hotel

 

Hotel: Sheraton Albuquerque Uptown

Room Rate: Standard Single/Double – $94 plus tax

 Standard Triple – $104 plus tax

Cut off: Monday, December 24, 2018

Phone: (505) 349-2520

Reference:  When calling to book a room, mention that the room is for Motivational Interviewing 2.

 

Santa Fe, NM – February 21-22, 2019 (Motivational Interviewing, Level 2)

 

Hotel: Inn and Spa at Loretto

Room Rate: Standard Single/Double – $100 plus tax + $30 Resort Fee

Cut off: Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Phone: (866) 582-1646

Reference:  When calling to book a room, tell them that it is under the group code MOTIVATIONAL

 

 

Mescalero, NM – March 29-30, 2019 (Opioid Pain Management and OUD Treatment Conference)

 

Hotel: Inn of the Mountain Gods Resort & Casino

Room Rate: Standard Single/Double – $119.99 + tax + $15 resort fee

Cut off: Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Phone: (575) 464-7777

Reference:  When calling to book a room, tell them you are attending “Opioid Pain Management”

 

 

Santa Fe, NM – April 12-13, 2019 (Opioid Pain Management and OUD Treatment Conference)

 

Hotel: Hilton Santa Fe Buffalo Thunder

Room Rate: Standard Single/Double – $129 + tax

Cut off: Monday, March 25, 2018

Phone: 1-800-HILTONS

Reference:  When calling to book a room, tell them you are attending the “Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) Treatment Conference.”

 

 

 

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