Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) in Medical Settings

Presenter: Jennifer Hettema, PhD, Senior Clinical Director, LifeStance Health, Inc.

Online CME Credit

Fee: $75.00

Provides 1.50 hour of CE/CME credit (Presented on April 6, 2023; Reviewed on May 2. 2023; Expires Aprili 6, 2025)


The purpose of this series is to provide healthcare professionals the opportunity to learn how to care for themselves and their patients during challenging times. Each session is intended to address Nevada specific CME requirements related to ethics, SBIRT, and suicide prevention.

This session topic is part of a three-part series. To view all session topics in this series, please click on TriplePlay! On-Demand CME Program Series: Ethics. SBIRT. Suicide Prevention.

Learning Objectives

Following participation in this course, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss substance use disorders, including opioid use disorder, are prevalent among the pregnant population with associated morbidity and mortality for patients and their infants
  • Review how patients receive significant variation in services which can lead to patient and/or neonatal complications
  • Review Universal Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) using an accepted questionnaire-based tool for every patient

Program Support

Adopt SBIRT aims to serve Nevada’s healthcare system with expertise and resources to provide training and technical assistance, implementation, workflow, educational materials, screening tools, video demonstrations, online courses and other resources to promote SBIRT for Opioid Use Disorders. This publication/activity was supported in whole or in part by the Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health Bureau of Behavioral Health, Prevention, and Wellness through funding provided by the Nevada State Opioid Response Grant [6H79TI083310-02M004 and 1H79TI08576-01] awarded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMSHA). The opinions, findings, conclusions and recommendations expressed in this publication/program/exhibit are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of the United States Department of Health and Human Services, SAMSHA or the State of Nevada.