Care Considerations for Addressing Substance Use and the Opioid Epidemic Among Older Adult Populations: LIVE WEBINAR
Benjamin H. Nguyễn, MSW, ASW, CPH is a public health social worker with over 10 years of experience in health and human services. He is currently a Clinical Training & Technology Transfer Specialist with the Pacific Southwest Addiction Technology Transfer Center (PSATTC) at the UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior; his main work is with SAMHSA’s national Opioid Response Network (ORN) through Health and Human Service Region 09 (Pacific Southwest). Aside from this, he provides consultation for program evaluation, design, strategy, and geriatric social work. Most recently, he has been involved with supporting efforts of Westside Pacific Villages and the Southern California Geriatric Social Work Education Consortium (GSWEC) to support community age-friendliness, aging-in-place, external affairs, and geriatric community care management. Benjamin is also an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Social Work for Western New Mexico University (WNMU); and provides telemedicine psychotherapy at Cerebral.
Opioid Response Network: