social workers

Is there a link between marijuana and COPD?

Marijuana is legal for medical or recreational use in several parts of the United States. Researchers continue to investigate whether marijuana can cause or even help treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Some people use marijuana to relieve chronic pain, and there is growing interest in using marijuana to treat a…

FDA Did Not Stop Off-Label Prescribing for Fast-Acting Fentanyl Drugs

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) did not act to stop off-label prescribing for fast-acting fentanyl drugs, putting patients at high risk of accidental overdose and death, The New York Times reports. The drugs are approved only for cancer patients with high opioid tolerance. They have been prescribed off-label, meaning for other…

Quantum Units Education: New CEU Courses

Substance Abuse Confidentiality Regulations This CEU course is intended to ensure that a patient receiving treatment for a substance use disorder (SUD) in a Part 2 program, Title 42 of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Confidentiality of Substance Use Disorder Patient Records, does not face adverse consequences in relation…

Quantum Units Education: New CEU Courses

Florida Laws and Rules for Mental Health and Social Worker Professionals This CEU course provides the laws and rules for clinical social workers, marriage and family therapist, and mental health counselor professionals practicing in Florida. Support for Sexually Exploited Minors Commercial sexual exploitation and sex trafficking of minors in the United…

QUANTUM UNITS EDUCATION: Live Training CEUs in Beautiful Flagstaff, AZ

Visit the Grand Canyon and Earn up to 10 CE Credits! August 16 – 18, 2013 This  workshop covers: The Principles of Attitudinal Healing Introduction to Attitudinal Healing Peer Support Training Location: Unity of Flagstaff 6134 Black Bill Road Flagstaff AZ 86004 512-924-3748 REGISTER TODAY! This CE Program is approved…