Office Based Addiction Treatment Training and Technical Assistance (OBAT TTA)

A Resource for Healthcare and Social Services Professionals

Stigma and Motivational Interviewing (APP Prescribers Additional MAT 16 Hours Training)

November 23, 2020
6:00 pm–8:00 pm ET

This training is part 2 of 8 for the training series that will provide APPs the additional 16 hours to meet the requirements to obtain a MAT Certificate

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Virtual meeting

Via Zoom


Advanced Practice Practitioners (APPs) must complete 24 hours of specialized training to obtain a waiver to prescribe buprenorphine—an eight-hour MAT waiver training course plus an additional 16 hours of training. Until now, the additional 16 hours has primarily been available through online, pre-recorded modules.

Boston Medical Center’s OBAT TTA is proud to announce a no-cost, live training series that will provide APPs the additional 16 hours to meet these requirements. This training was developed by and for APPs.

The 2nd session in this series is titled "Stigma and Motivational Interviewing." It i will be offered November 23rd from 6pm-8pm ET. 

Intended audience

Nurse Practitioners, Certified Nurse Midwifes (CNM), Clinical Nurse Specialists (CNS), Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA), and Physician Assistants


Sponsored by

Bureau of Substance Addiction Services (DPH/BSAS), Providers Clinical Support System (PCSS), and Boston Medical Center Office Based Addiction Treatment and Technical Assistance (BMC OBAT TTA). 

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