Course curriculum

  • 1

    Overview of the On-Demand Version of Our Program and Invitation to the Live Program Held on August 31, 2020

    • Welcome to the recordings of the 2020 BALM IOAD Program

    • Invitation to the Live Program Presented on August 31, 2020

  • 2

    Keynote Speaker: Dr. Basia Andraka Christou

    • Medications for Opioid Treatment are the Missing Link in Recovery - Bev Interviews Dr. Basia Andraka Christou

    • Dr. Basia Andraka Christou

    • Handout for Dr. Andraka Christou's Talk: MAT Facts and Myths

    • Dr. Andraka Christou's book The Opioid Fix: America's Addiction Crisis and the Solution They Don't Want You to Have

  • 3

    Additional Resources on the topic of MAT

    • SAMHSA Tip 63 - Medications for Opioid Use Disorder - Free Download

    • Another book Dr. Andraka Christou recommends: Medications for Opioid Use Disorder Save Lives by the National Academies of Sciences Engineering Medicine

  • 4

    Naloxone Training

    • Naloxone Training with Deb Lewin

    • Deb Lewin's Bio

  • 5

    A BALM Mother and Daughter Share Their Naloxone and BALM Recovery Journey

    • Joan and Rose Share their Story

  • 6

    This BALM Coach Lost His Son and Now Helps Other Families Using the BALM

    • BALM Coach Bill Guy Shares His Story of Loss and Service

    • Bill Guy's Bio

  • 7

    A BALM Mom/Coach Shares How She Has Used BALM to Help Her Daughter Recovery from 3 Overdoses and a Meth Addiction

    • BALM Coach Lori Bolen Faces and Walks Back from The Edge of the Cliff with Her Daughter and Family

    • Lori Bolen's Bio

    • Download this blog Lori wrote about how the love of the balm restored the relationships in her family