Jim Winkle, MPH

Jim Winkle, MPH has trained hundreds of providers and clinical team members how to address substance use with primary care and emergency medicine patients. As the creator behind f the SBIRT Oregon website, Jim has designed screening forms, clinic tools and training videos used by health professionals across the country.

IIBHN 2021 Presentation(s)

May 6th, 2021, 12:30-2:30 (MST). Virtual
May 6th, 2021, 2:45-5:00 (MST). Virtual

Addressing Alcohol Use with Primary Care Patients

This presentation will increase the ability of behavioral health specialists to interpret validated alcohol screening tools, perform brief interventions with patients, and integrate a harm reduction philosophy into patient care. The presentation will utilize video demonstrations, group discussion, and case study practice.

Learning Objectives:

  • Interpret the AUDIT and CRAFFT screening tools
  • Perform a 4-step brief intervention with patients with unhealthy alcohol use
  • Describe principles of a harm reduction approach to patient care
  • Utilize strategies that make telehealth visits more effective
Raoul RolfesJim Winkle, MPH