Treatment Considerations for Co-Occurring Opioid and Stimulant Use

Open this course Estimated time to complete activity: 1 hour Audience: Providers
Credits Available: AMAAAPAANCCASWBACPECPH UAN #JA4008162-9999-20-2408-H01-P
Activity Release Date: October 22, 2020 Expiration Date: October 21, 2021

This module will explore treatment considerations for patients who are using stimulants and participating in treatment for opioid use disorder.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the clinical implications of stimulant use by individuals with opioid use
    disorder (OUD)
  • Utilize strategies for detecting clinically significant stimulant use by patients in
    treatment for OUD
  • Identify elements of treatment plans that are tailored to the needs of patients with
    stimulant use
  • Employ strategies to address difficulties that may occur over the course of treating
    patients with stimulant use


Jointly provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and HealthHIV