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MACS for MOMs webinar: Motivational Interviewing for Pregnant Patients Living with Substance Use Disorder
MACS for MOMs Webinar: Motivational Interviewing for Pregnant Patients Living with Opioid Use Disorder
Live, virtual CME/CEU training through WebEx

Hosted by: Maryland Addiction Consultation Service for Maternal Opioid Misuse (MACS for MOMs)

Audience: Primary Care Physicians, Advance Practice Registered Nurses, Physician Assistants, social workers, emergency medicine professionals, and other members of the healthcare team

Learning Objectives:
  1. Explain the basic principles of motivational interviewing (MI).
  2. Identify essential techniques of MI and how they differ from traditional approaches.
  3. Discuss how to apply MI techniques to promote health behaviors.  


Chris Welsh, MD
Medical Director, Maryland Addiction Consultation Service (MACS)

Event contact: Bridget Sweeney, MACS Training Coordinator

CME Credit:

*Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending. 

CEU Credit:

Maryland Addiction Consultation Service (MACS) of the University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry is authorized as a sponsor of Continuing Education Units. MACS maintains responsibility for this program.

MAT and MATE Acts:

On December 29, 2022, President Biden signed the fiscal year 2023 omnibus, passing the Mainstreaming Addiction Treatment (MAT) and Medication Access and Training Expansion (MATE) Acts. These bills were passed to expand access to buprenorphine for the treatment of opioid use disorder, and normalize and enhance substance use care across healthcare settings. MACS is monitoring guidance from state and federal agencies closely and will update this page when more information becomes available. The resources on this page offer information about the omnibus, the bills, and the implications for healthcare providers and programs. Find out more here: 

Availability: No future session
Credit Offered:
1 CME Credit
1 CEU Credit
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