Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/100581
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About the Course:
The primary purpose of this TIP is to link research to practice by providing clear applications of motivational approaches in clinical practice and treatment programs. This TIP also seeks to shift the conception of client motivation for change toward a view that empowers the treatment provider to elicit motivation. These approaches may be especially beneficial to particular populations (e.g., court-mandated offenders) with a low motivation for change. This course covers the Executive Summary of this TIP. It precedes Chapter 1 and offers an overview of the entire TIP.
This course is based on the reading-based online article, Enhancing Motivation for Change in Substance Abuse Treatment: Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP) 35: Executive Summary and Recommendations created by Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration
Course Material Author
This course is recommended for social workers, counselors, psychologists, and other human services and behavioral health professionals who seek knowledge about motivational intervention with substance abusers. It is appropriate for participants with intermediate to advanced levels of knowledge about the topic.
After taking this course, you should be able to:
- be able to describe different motivational interventions that can be used at various stages of the change process
- gain knowledge regarding the development of a therapeutic relationship that respects and builds on the client\'s autonomy and at the same time, makes the clinician a partner in the change process
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