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UW Project ECHO

1000 E. University Ave. Dept. 4298

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307) 766-2506

Email: projectecho@uwyo.edu

Behavioral Health

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The Behavioral Health network is an online professional learning community supporting evidenced-based and promising practices in substance use disorder prevention, treatment, and recovery services. This network provides participants with an opportunity to be part of an online professional community promoting awareness through a brief topic presentation by experts in the field, followed by case study and review.

Network participants include community mental health and substance use centers, healthcare/medical providers, pharmacists, prevention specialists, peer specialists, treatment providers, recovery community, community health workers, probation, law enforcement, public health, professionals.


Prevention works, treatment is effective, and people can and do recover.

UW ECHO in Behavioral Health is a collaboration with the Wyoming Department of Health and Mountain Plains ATTC (Addiction Technology Transfer Center).

Sessions are on Wednesdays, bi-weekly, 11:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. 
via Zoom video conferencing technology.


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Learning Topics - SUMMER 2018

Session information subject to change, please check back regularly.

*Registration encouraged but not required to attend sessions*

May 9

Medication Assisted Treatment Part III

Presenter:
Dr. Melissa Henke

May 23

Best Practices for Managing Chronic and Acute Pain

Presenter:
John Mansell MD
Powder River, Big Horn and Platte River Pain Clinics

Session Registration*

June 6

Polysubstance Usage

Presenters:
David Martorano, MD, Wyoming Behavioral Institute

Session Registration*

June 20

Overview of Perinatal Substance Issues and Data

Presenter:
Lorie Chestnut, DrPH, MPH

Session Registration*

July 4

No Session This Week!

July 18

Role of a Peer Specialist
Peer Support and Recovery Support Best Practices: How these can enhance recovery and your agency’s practices and enhance client engagement.

Presenter:
TBD

Session Registration*

August 1

Harm Reduction Strategies
This presentation will discuss best practices and current Wyoming approaches

Presenter:
Donna Artery, PharmD, RPh

Session Registration*

August 15

Prescription Drug Monitoring
National Technical Continued discussion

Presenter:
Mary Walker, RPh, Wyoming Board of Pharmacy

Session Registration*

August 29

Recovery Support Technologies

Presenter:
TBD

Session Registration*


Hyperlink to download Behavioral Health network brochure pdf. Sign up for ECHO updates hyperlink


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Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307) 766-2506

Email: projectecho@uwyo.edu

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