Revive: Opioid Overdose Reversal Training
Opioid Overdose and Naloxone Education
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2018 Trainings on Reversing Opioid Overdoses Scheduled
Loudoun County continues its series of opioid overdose reversal trainings. The next session is scheduled for:
All trainings will be held at the offices of the Loudoun County Department of Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Developmental Services (MHSADS), 906 Trailview Boulevard, Leesburg.
Similar trainings are offered at other locations throughout Northern Virginia. A calendar of those sessions may be found here.
Register for the Training
The training is open to everyone. Anyone who uses opioids or knows someone who is using opioids is encouraged to attend. Seating is limited. Those interested in attending must pre-register. The training is open only to pre-registered participants. To register, click on the appropriate date listed above for an online registration form, or click on the flier at right.
The free, one-hour training covers:
- Signs of opioid overdose.
- How to respond to an opioid overdose emergency with the administration of naloxone, a drug that can be used to treat narcotic overdoses in emergency situations.
- Anyone who completes the training will be eligible to receive free naloxone nasal spray. Representatives of the Loudoun County Health Department will be available after the training to provide a supply of naloxone to those registered participants who completed the training.
REVIVE! is the Opioid Overdose and Naloxone Education program for the Commonwealth of Virginia. MHSADS, the Loudoun County Community Services Board and the Loudoun County Health Department are sponsoring the local training session.
Do you represent an organization or business interested in REVIVE! Training? Please contact Kelly Hartless at 703-771-5651 for further details as to how this training may be arranged.
For more information about the opioid overdose reversal training, contact MHSADS at 703-771-5155 or email the department’s Access Program here
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