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SAPC-UCLA Lecture Series

SAPC-UCLA Lecture Series, Health Care Reform Lectures, and other previous trainings

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health Substance Abuse Prevention and Control and the Pacific Southwest Addiction Technology Transfer Center hold a quarterly lecture series on current topics of interest in the substance use disorder treatment and research worlds.  Leading researchers and treatment practitioners provide attendees with state-of-the-art, evidence-based information on substance abuse treatment and prevention.  UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs currently provides continuing education units for counselors, clinicians, nurses, and other professionals in the substance abuse field who attend the lecture.

For information on upcoming lectures/events, please check our event calendar by clicking here

The presentations listed below are provided to you in three forms: MediaSite, PDF, and PowerPoint.

media MediaSite files are large and simultaneously feature both the PowerPoint slides and video of the speaker.  Microsoft Silverlight is required to view MediaSite files and is available for free download here.  Because MediaSite files are large, it is recommended that only those with high-speed internet access view them.
pdf PDF files are smaller, so those with dial-up should select the PDF option.
pp PowerPoint is not required to view the PowerPoint files.  These files are smaller, so those with dial-up should select the PowerPoint option.

SAPC-UCLA ISAP Lecture Series


Adolescent Substance Use: Current Advances in Science & Effective Early interventions (7-29-16)

Rachel Gonzales-Castaneda, PhD, MPH.
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, Azusa Pacific University;
Associate Research Psychologist, UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs

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Elizabeth J. D’Amico, PhD
Senior Behavioral Scientist, RAND Corporation;
Adjunct Professor, Department of Public Health, UCLA;
Licensed Clinical Psychologist

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My Health LA and Substance Abuse Disorder Services Webinar (6-15-2016)

Amy Luftig Viste, MHLA Program Director and John Connolly, SAPC Deputy Director

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MHLA Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about SUD Services

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"What Next?  Think About Marijuana From A Public Health Perspective (4-29-16)"

Thomas E. Freese, PhD., UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs Pacific Southwest Addiction Technology Transfer Center

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Beau Kilmer, PhD., Co-Director, RAND Drug Policy Research Center Senior Policy Researcher, RAND Corporation Professor, Pardee RAND Graduate School

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Larry Wolk, MD, MSPH, Executive Director and CMO, Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment

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Enhancing Cultural Competency in Health Service Delivery (12-11-15)

Dr. Andrea Letamendi from Hathaway-Sycamores Child & Family Services - Part 1

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Dr. Andrea Letamendi from Hathaway-Sycamores Child & Family Services - Part 2

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Effecting Change Through the Use of Motivational Interviewing (9-18-15)

Tom Freese, PhD., UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs/Pacific Southwest Addiction Technology Transfer Center
Albert L. Hasson, M.S.W., UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs/Pacific Southwest Addiction Technology Transfer Center

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Understanding the ASAM Criteria in the Context of the California Treatment System (7-31-15)

Tom Freese, PhD, UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs/Pacific Southwest Addiction Technology Transfer Center and Larissa Mooney, MD, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

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Integrated Health Services and Medication-Assisted Treatment (3-13-15)

Tom Freese, PhD., UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs/Pacific Southwest Addiction Technology Transfer Center

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Gary Tsai, M.D., Medical Director, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Substance Abuse Prevention and Control Program

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Providing Services To Women Offenders With Substance Use Disorders: From Prison To Jail And The Community (12-5-14)

Christine Grella, PhD, and Nena Messina, PhD, UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs

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Provider Panel Discussion and Q&A Period

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Process Improvement, SBIRT, And Other Tools To Enhance Clinical Preventive Services (9-12-14)

Beth A. Rutkowski, MPH, UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs

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Panel Discussion: Angie Nguyen MFT, and Tina Dinh, RN; Melissa Weissmiller, MSW, ASW, and Rachel Ranney, LMFT; Delia Mojarro, MSW, and Mario Gonzalez

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System Transformation (DMC-ODS) and Health Care Reform Trainings


System Transformation Results Meeting (12-17-2015)

System Transformation Results Meeting

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Smart Transformation Graphic

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Drug Medi-Cal – ODS Waiver Webinars

Determining Designation for Residential Care Facilities (11/12/2015)

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Webinar Q&A

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