Substance Use Screening and Reproductive Education and Counseling for Substance Using Women of Child-bearing Age

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Direct providership by American Society of Addiction Medicine

Mishka Terplan MD, MPH | University of Maryland, Baltimore MD

Online Module Description
The intersection of reproductive health and addictions present numerous opportunities for improving women’s health. We will review the importance of screening for substance problems during prenatal care with particular attention given to validated instruments. We will discuss reproductive education and counseling content that can be integrated into substance treatment. Finally we will discuss the epidemiology of unintended pregnancy as well as strategies for preventing unintended pregnancies.

Accreditation and Designation:
American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) designates this enduring material for a maximum of (one) 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

How to Receive CME Credits:
Upon completion of the Post Test:

  • If you pass the Post Test with a grade of 80% or higher, you will be instructed to click a link which will bring you to the Online Module Evaluation Survey. Upon completion of the Online Module Evaluation Survey, you will receive a CME Credit Certificate or Certificate of Completion via email.
  • If you received a grade of 79% or lower on the Post Test, you will be instructed to review the Online Module once more and retake the Post Test. You will then be instructed to click a link which will bring you to the Online Module Evaluation Survey. Upon completion of the Online Module Evaluation Survey, you will receive a CME Credit Certificate or Certificate of Completion via email.
  • After successfully passing, you will receive an email detailing correct answers, explanations and references for each question of the Post Test.

SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: PC-based attendees Required: Windows® 8, 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server Mac®-based attendees Required: Mac OS® X 10