December 19, 2017


The overall goal of this project was for the Nisonger Center and Cincinnati LEND to facilitate state-wide training on the opioid epidemic and its impact on children via web based training technology.

Objectives Accomplished: 

  • Faculty and Trainees developed the content for a training related to the opioid epidemic's impact on children. The target audience was those who provide care and services to young children.
  • Provided Trainees and Faculty with the necessary skills in order to develop a live web-based training format which can be easily accessed by a wide demographic of providers throughout our state.
The Ohio LEND programs developed a comprehensive online training module which is publically available at  

Primary Contacts: 

Andrea Witwer | [email protected]

Stephanie Weber | [email protected]


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