September 14, 2023 | OUD/SUD and Anxiety | ME SUD Learning Community

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This talk delves into the intersection of opioid use disorder/substance use disorder (OUD/SUD) and anxiety in adults. Participants will learn how to differentiate and approach various anxiety types; screen, assess, and address co-occurring OUD/SUD, and understand appropriate pharmacologic management critical to patient care.


  • Differentiate between substance-induced anxiety, withdrawal-induced anxiety, and clinical organic anxiousness
  • Employ effective screening methods to identify co-occurring OUD/SUD in patients presenting with anxiety
  • Understand the implications and potential interactions of medications prescribed for anxiety when taken in conjunction with medications for opioid use disorder

Continuing Medical Education Credits:

For physicians who require a CME certificate, the certificate will be emailed directly to you 2-3 weeks after this course You must complete the survey within 2 weeks to receive your certificate. For all other professions, you can download and use the certificate provided within this course.

Online Course Evaluation: Instructions

After the live meeting ends:

  1. Log into this online course
  2. Click below on “Course Survey” to access the survey. After completing the survey, return to the course page.
  3. After you submit the evaluation, click Mark Complete and you will be able to download or print your certificate. The certificate will also be emailed to you as a PDF.
  4. If you need a certificate for Continuing Medical Education, you will be emailed a CME certificate within 2-3 weeks of completion of the course evaluation.