Choosing Hope Webinars

A multi-session webinar series focused on prevention, treatment, and recovery of Substance and Opioid Use Disorders (SUD/OUD)

Choose from these two options:

1. A five-week webinar series for healthcare professionals, including mental health connections, stigma, and billing/coding related topics – click to view weekly session topics and to register as a healthcare professional




2. A three-week webinar series for first responders, including understanding addiction and stigma related topics – click to view weekly session topics and to register as a first responder or emergency services provider




Topics include:

Opioid Crisis Statistics and Impacts in Wyoming County
Resources for Treatment and Recovery
Counseling in Recovery – Where Hope has a Home
Best Practices for Identifying and Treating Opioid Use Disorder
Overcoming stigma associated with OUD
Mental Health and Addiction

Community members are welcome and encouraged to attend either webinar as well.
Register online by July 10th or contact Lisa Green at 585-786-6275 (

Events are sponsored by the WNY Rural Area Health Education Center in collaboration with Spectrum Health and Human Services. This project is supported in part by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of  Health and Human Services (HHS) under Grant number GA1RH33536 and project title Rural Communities Opioid Response Program – Implementation. The information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed  as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.


The organizations in this collaboration are equal opportunity providers and employers.