Webinar: Harm reduction and substance use - what you need to know

Harm reduction aims to reduce the negative health, social, and economic consequences associated with substance use without necessarily leading to cessation of a substance. This webinar will provide a foundational overview of harm reduction, where attendees will learn about the evidence supporting a harm reduction approach to substance use, and understand how harm reduction can be incorporated into their work.

Watch the webinar recording and download the presentation slides.

Webinar objectives:

  • Provide a foundational overview on harm reduction
  • Understand the evidence behind harm reduction
  • Learn how harm reduction approaches can be applied in a practical setting

Webinars presenters:

  • Walter Cavalieri, Co-Founder/Director of the Canadian Harm Reduction Network

 

Funding for this educational opportunity is provided by Ontario’s Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care. This webinar series is co-hosted by the Opioid Resource Hub (PSSP/EENet) and the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario.