BC ECHO on Substance Use – Alcohol Use Disorder: Cycle 1, Session 1

Introduction to high-risk drinking and alcohol use disorder in British Columbia

Tuesday August 18, 12:00-1:00 PM PDT

Presenter: Dr. Jeff Harries, MD, MBA, Physician Lead, South Okanagan AUD Initiative


At the end of this session, you should be able to:
  1. Describe the prevalence of high-risk drinking and AUD in British Columbia.
  2. Explain the continuum of care for AUD and high-risk drinking.
  3. Discuss the principles of care for working with patients and families affected by AUD.
  4. Recognize the range of barriers that a person can experience to accessing treatment and support for high-risk drinking and AUD.