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Free Naloxone Training August 24th in Yorktown Heights

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Learn How to Administer Opioid Overdose Antidote Naloxone

The Counseling Center at Yorktown Heights, in partnership with Drug Crisis in Our Backyard, is hosting a free overdose prevention naloxone (Narcan) training session. With opioid addiction on the rise, we as a community need to prepare and education ourselves in overdose prevention.

Free Naloxone Training (Nasal) on August 24th

This is a free training event that is open to anyone who is or knows someone who is at risk of an opioid overdose. The Counseling Center works to help individuals with addiction through recovery and education.

This event will cover how to recognize an opioid overdose and give step by step instructions on how respond by using naloxone (Narcan), a medication used to reverse an opioid overdose.


Event: Nasal Naloxone Training

Presented by Edward Dubee, RN

This event will cover how to recognize an opioid overdose and give step by step instructions on how respond by using naloxon (Narcan), a medication used to reverse an opioid overdose.

Attendees should expect a two hour session and will receive a life-saving Narcan kit.

Hosted by Crisis in Our Backyard

Contact Susan Salmone for more information at 914-582-8384

Wednesday, August 24th at 6:00pm

The Counseling Center at Yorktown Heights
2000 Maple Hill Street, Suite 101
Yorktown Heights, NY 10598

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The Counseling Center works to help individuals with addiction through recovery and education. This event will cover how to recognize an opioid overdose and give step by step instructions on how respond by using naloxone (Narcan), a medication used to reverse an opioid overdose.

What you need and want to know about naloxone (Narcan):

  • How to recognize a heroin/opioid overdose.
  • Best practices in the event of an overdoseLocal stats and trends
  • Personal stories from presenters

The training will be provided by Edward Dubee RN for OASAS ATC. Training provided by Drug Crisis in Our Backyard

by The Counseling Center Blog on Aug. 11, 2016, 12:16 p.m. archive

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