Opioid Epidemic & Pain Management

This workshop focuses on common types of pain and how to differentiate the signs and symptoms of pain. It will consider pain management strategies and the impact of the opioid crisis on treating patients.

Course objectives:

  • Provide an overview of common types of pain
  • Identify and differentiate the signs and symptoms of common types of pain
  • Identify and discuss the components of pain assessment
  • Discuss pain management strategies and the impact of the opioid crisis in pain management
  • Examine provider barriers that impact effective pain management

Steps to complete this course:

  1. View the course presentation
  2. Complete the post-test and evaluation quiz
  3. Pay for the courseThe cost of the course is $25 and payment can be submitted via our online store before or after the successful completion of the post-test and evaluation. Please use your computer, (not a phone), to pay. The course is open to all licensed social work practitioners and is worth 2 Continuing Education Clock Hours in pain management.  

Pending a passing test score and payment in full, a CE certificate will be e-mailed to you within 7 to 10 business days.

Refund Policy:

If you pay for this course before taking it, you have up to 60 days after payment to complete this course. After that, no refund or CEs will be issued. Visit our Contact Page for more information in regards to payments.

For further questions or concerns regarding this course contact the CE department via email at ce_ssw@wayne.edu.