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Clinical Preventive Services in Substance Abuse and Mental Health

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About the Course:

This course comes from a DHHS report that has been prepared to summarize the most promising preventive interventions intended to impact mental and substance abuse disorders, as well as medical outcomes. This report focuses on prevention services primarily delivered by health care systems, and excludes interventions provided by schools, worksites, communities, and criminal justice systems.

This course is based on the reading-based online, Clinical Preventive Services in Substance Abuse and Mental Health created by Nitzkin, J., & Smith, S.A.

Publication Date:

June 2004

Course Material Author

Nitzkin, J., & Smith, S.A.

Center for Mental Health Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Course Creator

Keith Gibson, Ph.D.

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about promising preventive interventions intended to impact mental and substance abuse disorders, as well as medical outcomes. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. To become familiar with recent developments in treatment of mental and substance abuse disorders throughout the life span

  2. To learn more about psychoeducation for specific categories of adults

  3. To get a comprehensive review of literature and implementation issues relating to mental and substance abuse disorders

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American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)

11 CE credit hours

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American Psychological Association (APA)

11 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.

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NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

11 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.

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

11 CPD hours

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Course Retired
Course Number 100905
11 credit hours
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  • Reading-Based Online
Exam Fee: No Longer Available
4.39 out of 5
1854 members have taken this course

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