Total CE Credit Hours: 9
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/10049
About the Course:
Social anxiety is a pervasive part of everyday life. Whether experienced during public speaking, in casual conversation, or in interactions with a boss, a potential romantic partner, or a complete stranger, feelings of anxiety, uncertainty, and awkwardness are often the consequence of quite ordinary encounters. Why does social anxiety occur? Why are some people more prone to it than others? A complete and authoritative review of theory and research, this book examines the situational, dispositional, and evolutionary causes of social anxiety; its physiological, cognitive, and emotional aspects; and strategies for prevention and treatment. Special features include scales for measuring different manifestations of social anxiety as well as concise boxed segments highlighting topics of particular interest.
This course is based on the book, Social Anxiety created by Mark R. Leary, Ph.D. and Robin Mark Kowalski, Ph.D.
Course Material Author
to gain knowledge and insight into recent research and theoretical perspectives of social anxiety
to explain the interpersonal basis of social anxiety
to understand Self-presentational theory (Motivation, Expectancies & Disasters)
to gain knowledge and insight into trait social anxiety and social phobia
to explore social anxiety treatment strategies and their effectiveness
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
9 CE credit hours
American Psychological Association (APA)
9 CE credit hours
CE Learning Systems is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
9 CE credit hours
This course has been approved by CE Learning Systems, service provider of Addiction Counselor CE, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #107243, CE Learning Systems is responsible for all aspects of their programming.
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
9 CPD hours
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