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Something for the Pain

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Listen to recorded lectures from ECHO Idaho’s Perinatal Substance Use Disorder series to enhance your understanding of treating pregnant and post-partum patients with co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders.

Whether you work in healthcare and want claim continuing education credit or live in Idaho and want to educate yourself about this patient population Something for the Pain has a little something for everybody.

Claim Continuing Education (CE)

Something for the Pain is considered an enduring material jointly by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC).

ECHO Idaho uses eeds software to manage our continuing education (CE). To claim CE for listening to an episode of Something for the Pain, please navigate to the eeds website.

Questions? Email us at wwami-ce@uidaho.edu, or call 208-364-4072.

Episode 21 – Alyson Smith – Recovery and Parenting

Featuring: Alyson Smith, M.D., addiction medicine specialist, Director of Mental Health, Delta Airlines

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Featuring: Alyson Smith, M.D., FASAM, addiction medicine physician and family medicine physician, Director of Mental Health at Delta Airlines

Didactic Presentation Details

  • Didactic Presenter: Alyson Smith, M.D., addiction medicine physician and family medicine physician, Director of Mental Health at Delta Airlines
  • Didactic Presentation Title: “Postpartum Consideration: SUD Treatments, Recovery and Parenting”
  • Didactic Presentation Date: July 28, 2021
  • ECHO Idaho Series: Perinatal Substance Use Disorder series
  • Didactic Presentation Video
  • Didactic Presentation Slides

Resources and Publications Mentioned

Speaking Credits

  • Narrator/Host: Sam Steffen, Digital Media/Communications Specialist, ECHO Idaho, Boise
  • Speaker: Alyson Smith, MD, addiction medicine specialist, family medicine physician, director of mental health, Delta Airlines 
  • Speaker: Stacy Seyb, MD, maternal fetal medicine, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise
  • Speaker: Rachel Root, PhD, PMH-C, Psychologist, Treasure Valley Psychology, Boise
  • Speaker: Jerri Woodworth, OB Nurse, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise
  • Speaker: Lachelle Smith, former ECHO Idaho Director
  • Speaker: Bari Laskow, ECHO participant

Music Contributions

  • “ECHO Idaho Theme Song” written and performed by Sam Steffen
  • Guitar instrumentals also provided by Sam Steffen

Episode 20 – Nicole Fox – Marijuana Use in the Perinatal Period

Featuring: Nicole Fox, M.D., M.P.A., Psychiatrist, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise

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Featuring: Nicole Fox, M.D., M.P.A., Psychiatry, St. Luke’s Health System

Didactic Presentation Details

  • Didactic Presenter: Nicole Fox, M.D., M.P.A., Psychiatry, St. Luke’s Health System
  • Didactic Presentation Title: “Marijuana Use in the Perinatal Period”
  • Didactic Presentation Date: July 14, 2021
  • ECHO Idaho Series: Perinatal Substance Use Disorder series
  • Didactic Presentation Video
  • Didactic Presentation Slides

Resources and Publications Mentioned

Speaking Credits

  • Narrator/Host: Sam Steffen, Digital Media/Communications Specialist, ECHO Idaho, Boise
  • Speaker: Nicole Fox, MD, MPA, Psychiatrist, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise
  • Speaker: Stacy Seyb, MD, maternal fetal medicine, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise
  • Speaker: Jerri Woodworth, OB Nurse, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise
  • Speaker: LaResa Janousek, NNP, Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, NICU, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise
  • Speaker: Lachelle Smith, former ECHO Idaho Director

Music Contributions

  • “ECHO Idaho Theme Song” written and performed by Sam Steffen
  • Guitar instrumentals also provided by Sam Steffen

Episode 19 – Rachel Root – Perinatal Anxiety Disorders

Featuring: Rachel Root, Ph.D., PMH-C, psychologist at Treasure Valley Psychology in Boise

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Featuring: Rachel Root, Ph.D., PMH-C, Psychologist, Treasure Valley Psychology, Boise

Didactic Presentation Details

  • Didactic Presenter: Rachel Root, Ph.D., PMH-C, Psychologist, Treasure Valley Psychology, Boise
  • Didactic Presentation Title: “Perinatal Anxiety Disorders”
  • Didactic Presentation Date: June 9, 2021
  • ECHO Idaho Series: Perinatal Substance Use Disorder series
  • Didactic Presentation Video
  • Didactic Presentation Slides

Resources and Publications Mentioned

Speaking Credits

  • Narrator/Host: Sam Steffen, Digital Media/Communications Specialist, ECHO Idaho, Boise
  • Speaker: Rachel Root, PhD, PMH-C, Psychologist, Treasure Valley Psychology, Boise
  • Speaker: Jerri Woodworth, OB Nurse, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise
  • Speaker: Nicole Fox, MD, MPA, Psychiatrist, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise
  • Speaker: Alyson Smith, MD, addiction medicine specialist, family medicine physician, director of mental health, Delta Airlines 
  • Speaker: Haley Brown, ECHO participant
  • Speaker: Lachelle Smith, former ECHO Idaho Director

Music Contributions

  • “ECHO Idaho Theme Song” written and performed by Sam Steffen
  • Guitar instrumentals also provided by Sam Steffen

Episode 18 – Nicole Fox – Perinatal Mood Disorders

Featuring: Nicole Fox, M.D., M.P.A., Psychiatrist, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise

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Featuring: Nicole Fox, M.D., M.P.A., Psychiatrist, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise

Didactic Presentation Details

  • Didactic Presenter: Nicole Fox, M.D., M.P.A., Psychiatrist, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise
  • Didactic Presentation Title: “Perinatal Mood Disorders”
  • Didactic Presentation Date: May 26, 2021
  • ECHO Idaho Series: Perinatal Substance Use Disorder series
  • Didactic Presentation Video
  • Didactic Presentation Slides

Resources and Publications Mentioned

  • FDA A-B-C-D-X category system
  • Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale
  • Zoloft
  • Sertraline
  • Fluoxetine
  • Citalopram
  • Celexa
  • ECT, stands for “electroconvulsive therapy”
  • Paroxetine
  • Paxil
  • Venlafaxine
  • Buproprion
  • Carbamazepine
  • Depakote
  • Lamotrigine
  • Lamictal
  • Haldol
  • Quetiapine
  • Seroquel
  • Olanzepine
  • Zyprexa
  • Risperidone
  • Risperdal
  • American Psychiatric Association: Diagnostic Statistical Manual, 5th Edition. American Psychiatric Association, Arlington, VA. 2013.
  • Cohen LS, Altshuler LL, Harlow BL, Nonacs R, Newport DJ, Viguera AC, Suri R, Burt VK, Hendrick V, Reminick AM, Loughead A, Vitonis AF, Stowe ZN. Relapse of major depression during pregnancy in women who maintain or discontinue antidepressant treatment. JAMA 295(5):499-507, 2006.
  • Jones I, Chandra P, Dezzan P and Howard L. Bipolar disorder, affective psychosis, and schizophrenia in pregnancy and the post-partum period. Lancet 2014; 384; 1789-99.
  • Miller ED, Hoxha D, Wisner KL, Gossett DR. The impact of perinatal depression on the evolution of anxiety and obsessive compulsive symptoms. Arch Womens Ment Health 2015.
  • MGH Center for Women’s Health Online Reproductive Psychiatry Resoucre and Information Center.
  • Nonacs R, Cohen LS. Depression during pregnancy: diagnosis and treatment options. J Clin Psychiatry. 2002;63. Suppl 7:24-30.
  • Reefhuis J, Devine O, Friedman J et al. Specific SSRIs and birth defects; Bayesian analysis to interpret new data in the context of previous reports. BMJ 2015; 350-h3190.
  • Robakis T and Williams K. Atypical Antipsychotics during pregnancy. Current Psychiatry 2013; 12 (7): 12-18

Speaking Credits

  • Narrator/Host: Sam Steffen, Digital Media/Communications Specialist, ECHO Idaho, Boise
  • Speaker: Nicole Fox, MD, MPA, Psychiatrist, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise
  • Speaker: Alyson Smith, MD, addiction medicine specialist, family medicine physician, director of mental health, Delta Airlines 
  • Speaker: Jerry Wilmes, ECHO participant
  • Speaker: Lachelle Smith, former ECHO Idaho Director

Music Contributions

  • “ECHO Idaho Theme Song” written and performed by Sam Steffen
  • Guitar instrumentals also provided by Sam Steffen

Episode 17 – LaResa Janousek – Neonatal Opioid Withdrawal Syndrome

Featuring: LaResa Janousek, Neonatal Nurse Practitioner at the NICU, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise

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Featuring: LaResa Janousek, Neonatal Nurse Practitioner at the NICU, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise

Didactic Presentation Details

  • Didactic Presenter: LaResa Janousek, Neonatal Nurse Practitioner at the NICU, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise
  • Didactic Presentation Title: “Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome: Identification and Treatment”
  • Didactic Presentation Date: April 28, 2021
  • ECHO Idaho Series: Perinatal Substance Use Disorder series
  • Didactic Presentation Video
  • Didactic Presentation Slides

Resources and Publications Mentioned

Speaking Credits

  • Narrator/Host: Sam Steffen, Digital Media/Communications Specialist, ECHO Idaho, Boise
  • Speaker: LaResa Janousek, NNP, Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, NICU, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise
  • Speaker: Stacy Seyb, MD, maternal fetal medicine, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise
  • Speaker: Alyson Smith, MD, addiction medicine specialist, family medicine physician, director of mental health, Delta Airlines 
  • Speaker: Jerri Woodworth, OB Nurse, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise
  • Speaker: Lachelle Smith, former ECHO Idaho Director

Music Contributions

  • “ECHO Idaho Theme Song” written and performed by Sam Steffen
  • Guitar instrumentals also provided by Sam Steffen

Episode 16 – Alyson Smith – MOUD in Pregnancy

Featuring: Alyson Smith, M.D., family medicine physician and addiction medicine specialist, Director of Mental Health, Delta Airlines

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Featuring: Alyson Smith, M.D., Family Medicine Physician, Addiction Medicine Specialist, Director of Mental Health, Delta Airlines

Didactic Presentation Details

  • Didactic Presenter: Alyson Smith, M.D., Family Medicine Physician, Addiction Medicine Specialist, Director of Mental Health, Delta Airlines
  • Didactic Presentation Title: “MAT in Pregnancy”
  • Didactic Presentation Date: April 14, 2021
  • ECHO Idaho Series: Perinatal Substance Use Disorder series
  • Didactic Presentation Video
  • Didactic Presentation Slides

Resources and Publications Mentioned

Speaking Credits

  • Narrator/Host: Sam Steffen, Digital Media/Communications Specialist, ECHO Idaho, Boise
  • Speaker: Alyson Smith, MD, addiction medicine specialist, family medicine physician, director of mental health, Delta Airlines 
  • Speaker: LaResa Janousek, NNP, Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, NICU, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise
  • Speaker: Lachelle Smith, former ECHO Idaho Director
  • Speaker: Neil Ragan, ECHO participant

Music Contributions

  • “ECHO Idaho Theme Song” written and performed by Sam Steffen
  • Guitar instrumentals also provided by Sam Steffen

Episode 15 – Stacy Seyb – Medications and Substances in Pregnancy

Featuring: Stacy Seyb, M.D., maternal-fetal medicine physician at St. Luke's Health System in Boise

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Featuring: Stacy Seyb, M.D., Maternal Fetal Medicine, St. Luke’s Health System

Didactic Presentation Details

  • Didactic Presenter: Stacy Seyb, M.D., Maternal Fetal Medicine, St. Luke’s Health System
  • Didactic Presentation Title: “Medications and Substances in Pregnancy: Exposure and Risk”
  • Didactic Presentation Date: March 24, 2021
  • ECHO Idaho Series: Perinatal Substance Use Disorder series
  • Didactic Presentation Video
  • Didactic Presentation Slides

Resources and Publications Mentioned

Speaking Credits

  • Narrator/Host: Sam Steffen, Digital Media/Communications Specialist, ECHO Idaho, Boise
  • Speaker: Stacy Seyb, MD, maternal fetal medicine, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise
  • Speaker: Nicole Fox, MD, MPA, Psychiatrist, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise
  • Speaker: LaResa Janousek, NNP, Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, NICU, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise
  • Speaker: Rachel Root, PhD, PMH-C, Psychologist, Treasure Valley Psychology, Boise
  • Speaker: Radha Sadacharan, MD, MPH, primary care physician, MOUD provider at Centurion, Idaho Department of Corrections
  • Speaker: Alyson Smith, MD, addiction medicine specialist, family medicine physician, director of mental health, Delta Airlines 
  • Speaker: Jerri Woodworth, OB Nurse, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise
  • Speaker: Lachelle Smith, former ECHO Idaho Director

Music Contributions

  • “ECHO Idaho Theme Song” written and performed by Sam Steffen
  • Guitar instrumentals also provided by Sam Steffen

Episode 14 – Katie Gray & Jerri Woodworth Introduce Perinatal Substance Use Disorder

Featuring: Jerri Woodworth, RNC-OB, at St. Luke's Maternal Fetal Medicine Clinic in Boise and Dr. Katie Gray, family medicine physician at Desert Sage Health Centers in Mountain Home, Idaho

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Featuring: Katie Gray, M.D., Family Medicine physician at Desert Sage Health Centers in Mountain Home and Jerri Woodworth, OB-Nurse and director of the SUPPORT Clinic at St. Luke’s Health System in Boise

Didactic Presentation Details

  • Didactic Presenter: Jerri Woodworth, OB-Nurse at St. Luke’s Health System in Boise
  • Didactic Presentation Title: “Substance Use and Mental Health in Pregnancy: Overview and Screening”
  • Didactic Presentation Date: March 10, 2021
  • ECHO Idaho Series: Perinatal Substance Use Disorder series
  • Didactic Presentation Video
  • Didactic Presentation Slides

Resources and Publications Mentioned

Speaking Credits

  • Narrator/Host: Sam Steffen, Project Coordinator, ECHO Idaho
  • Speaker: Katie Gray, MD, Family Medicine, Desert Sage Health Centers, Mountain Home, ID 
  • Speaker: Jerri Woodworth, OB Nurse, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise
  • Speaker: Nicole Fox, MD, MPA, Psychiatrist, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise
  • Speaker: LaResa Janousek, NNP, Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, NICU, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise
  • Speaker: Rachel Root, PhD, PMH-C, Psychologist, Treasure Valley Psychology, Boise
  • Speaker: Radha Sadacharan, MD, MPH, primary care physician, MOUD provider at Centurion, Idaho Department of Corrections
  • Speaker: Stacy Seyb, MD, maternal fetal medicine, St. Luke’s Health System, Boise
  • Speaker: Alyson Smith, MD, addiction medicine specialist, family medicine physician, director of mental health, Delta Airlines 

Music Contributions

  • “ECHO Idaho Theme Song” written and performed by Sam Steffen
  • Guitar instrumentals also provided by Sam Steffen

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Season 2 of Something for the Pain is supported by Grant No. 15 PBJA-21-GG-04557-COAP awarded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance. The Bureau of Justice Assistance is a component of the Department of Justice's Office of Justice Programs, which also includes the Bureau of Justice Statistics, the National Institute of Justice, the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, the Office for Victims of Crime, and the SMART Office. Points of view or opinions in this document are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of the U.S. Department of Justice.

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