Total CE Credit Hours: 2
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/100934
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About the Course:
This course presents information on assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of substance abusers who have a co-occurring disorder. It provides treatment improvement protocols (TIPS) in an easy to access, clearly presented manner. The subjects addressed also include motivation, suicidality risk, residential interventions, and information regarding specific forms of co-occurring mental disorders.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Substance Abuse Treatment for Persons With Co-Occurring Disorders: KAP Keys Based on TIP 42 created by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Course Material Author
This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about treatment for substance abusers with co-occurring mental disorders. It is appropriate for introductory to intermediate levels of participants’ knowledge.
Identify key concepts for assessing co-occurring disorders in substance abuse patients.
Describe motivational enhancement approaches, engagement interventions, and suicide risk review for substance abusers with co-occurring disorders.
Distinguish between types of residential interventions.
Evaluate and be able to adapt patient handouts presented.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
2 CE credit hours
American Psychological Association (APA)
2 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)
2 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)
2 CPD hours
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